Meaning of “not mince (your) words” in the English Dictionary

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"not mince (your) words" in British English

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not mince (your) words

to say what you mean clearly and directly, even if you upset people by doing this:

The report does not mince words, describing the situation as "ludicrous".

(Definition of “not mince (your) words” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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