What does the word minx mean?

Usage examples for minx

  1. Without doubt there was a delicious strain of minx in her! – The Jervaise Comedy by J. D. Beresford
  2. Philip could repeat also the books of the Bible in order, just as glibly as the multiplication- table, and the little minx, who could not brook that a country boy should be superior to her in anything, had surprised her mother by rattling them all off to her one Sunday evening, just as if she had been born in New England instead of in New York. – That Fortune by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009