1. Conduct or Bearing
2. Aspect or Appearance
Mien can be thought of as the shortened version of the word ‘demeanor’. The word demeanor means the appearance of something and thus can be used to remember the meaning of Mien.
1. The General is known for his calm mien, which resembles that of an ancient warrior.
2. The stern mien of the librarian suggested that she was not one to put up with any nonsense.
3. Ingrid’s mien was very elegant despite her rather rough beginnings.