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- (countable, uncountable) Demeanor; facial expression or attitude, especially one which is intended by its bearer.
- (countable) A specific facial expression
2007 February 10, Claudia La Rocco, “Stony Miens and Sad Hearts”:
- It’s hard to say which is worse: the press-on smiles favored by many a ballet dancer, or the stony “I’m going to pretend this isn’t happening to me” miens often found in contemporary troupes like White Road.
demeanor; facial expression or attitude, especially one which is intended by its bearer
specific facial expression