Definition of Primp

1. Verb. Dress or groom with elaborate care. "They primp themselves"; "She likes to dress when going to the opera"




Definition of Primp

1. v. i. & t. To be formal or affected in dress or manners; -- often with up.

Definition of Primp

1. Verb. To spend time improving ones appearance (often in front of a mirror). ¹

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Definition of Primp

1. to dress or adorn carefully [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Primp

primordial sea
primordial soup
primordialism
primordialisms
primordiality
primordially
primordian
primordians
primordiate
primordium
primorial
primorials
primos
primosome
primosomes
primp (current term)
primped
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primping
primpingly
primps
primrose
primrose family
primrose jasmine
primrose paths
primrosed
primroselike
primroses

Literary usage of Primp

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1. An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language: To which is Prefixed, a by John Jamieson (1880)
"To primp, ra To deck one's self in a stiff and affected manner. Probably allied to Su. ... [primp, i. A person of a stiff, or affected manner, ..."

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