air, bearing, or demeanor, as showing character, feeling, etc.:
a man of noble mien.
(literary) a person’s manner, bearing, or appearance, expressing personality or mood: a noble mien
appearance, bearing; manner
shortening and alteration of demean
“facial expression,” 1510s, probably a shortening of Middle English demean “bearing, demeanor” (see demeanor) and influenced by Middle French mine “appearance, facial expression,” which is of unknown origin, possibly Celtic (cf. Breton min “beak, muzzle, nose,” Irish men “mouth”).
/Spanish ˈmjeres/ noun 1. a city in N Spain, south of Oviedo: steel and chemical industries; iron and coal mines. Pop: 47 618 (2003 est)
[mee] /mi/ noun, Optics. 1. the scattering of light by particles that are large relative to the wavelength of the light.
Miescher Mie·scher (mē’shər), Johann Friedrich. 1844-1895. Swiss physiologist who discovered (1869) nucleic acid.
- Mies van der Rohe
[meez van der roh-uh, fahn, mees] /ˈmiz væn dər ˈroʊ ə, fɑn, ˈmis/ noun 1. Ludwig [luhd-wig] /ˈlʌd wɪg/ (Show IPA), 1886–1969, U.S. architect, born in Germany. /ˈmiːz væn də ˈrəʊə/ noun 1. Ludwig. 1886–1969, US architect, born in Germany. He directed the Bauhaus (1929–33) and developed a functional style, characterized by geometrical design. His […]