Definition of mincing:
straight-laced, victorian, artificial, overnice, straitlaced, twee, dainty, prissy, nice, affected, refined, puritanical, straightlaced, exquisite, square-toed, niminy-piminy, unnatural, prim, tight-laced, strait-laced.
fastidious (part of speech: adjective)
- "Jewel's Story Book", Clara Louise Burnham.
- "The Coming Conquest of England", August Niemann.
- "Healthful Sports for Boys", Alfred Rochefort.