Minette

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Minette The smallest of regular sizes of portrait photographs.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n minette A form of syenite in which brown mica predominates.
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Usage

In literature:

This person was no other than Babet, one of the four heads of Patron Minette.
"Les Misérables Complete in Five Volumes" by Victor Hugo
Come along with me; Mademoiselle Minette has opened her canteen!
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol VI." by Various
He went up to the bed on which Minette lay, and kissed her, and asked her how she did.
"Gladys, the Reaper" by Anne Beale
Minette was considered the best model in Paris, and M. Goude had the merit of having discovered her.
"A Girl of the Commune" by George Alfred Henty
I do not mind as long as they leave me my kitten, my dear little Minette.
"Little Lucy's Wonderful Globe" by Charlotte M. Yonge
The ores of this region are called "minette" ores.
"The Economic Aspect of Geology" by C. K. Leith
She asked me if I had ever played at minette.
"My Secret Life, Volumes I. to III." by Anonymous
HAIR, MINETTE CHESHIRE, descrip.
"The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony (Volume 2 of 2)" by Ida Husted Harper
Minette had departed; when or whither, I knew not.
"Tom Burke Of "Ours", Volume II (of II)" by Charles James Lever
Especially you, Minette, you have really grown quite stout.
"The Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction - German" by J. W. von Goethe
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In news:

Minettes pick up first district win.
And Jim and Myra McGowin of Bay MInette, Ala.
View full size Bay Minette volleyball player Summer Moody was shot at this Delta cabin at 4 am Sunday morning.
New mayor to replace Bay Minette police chief.
A Perdido couple is dead and their home destroyed after what authorities said appeared to be a murder, suicide at a Bay Minette gas station Sunday.
Bay Minette hopes new program will truly reform criminals.
View full size Former Mobile County Commissioner Stephen Nodine arrives at the Baldwin County Courthouse Monday morning, Dec 6, 2010, in Bay Minette, Ala.
Bay Minette puts bow on successful 30th anniversary Christmas Fest (photos).
Enlarge Mike Kittrell mkittrell@al.com The Bay Minette Christmas Parade rolls along Saturday, Dec 8, in downtown Bay Minette, Ala.
Enlarge Mike Kittrell Daniel Parnell appears in court for a hearing Thursday, May 3, 2012, in Bay Minette, Ala.
Janet Minette, a Blue Star Mother in Sauk Centre since 2004, fills boxes that will be sent to troops in Iraq, Afghanistan and Kuwait.
Minette's son, Chad, is currently deployed to Kuwait.
Local students from Spanish Fort, Daphne , Fairhope, Bay Minette, Semmes and Montgomery competed at the annual US Taekwondo fall festival competition held in Daphne on Nov 10.
A preliminary hearing has been set for 9 am Nov 29 for a Bay Minette man charged with manslaughter in October in the death of a friend.
View full size This Dec 6, 2011 photo shows Summer Moody in Bay Minette, Alabama.
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