Examples of pimple in a Sentence
a painful pimple on his back
Recent Examples of pimple from the Web
Chances are a bump on your labia (the lips) or vulva (the skin around them) is just a pimple or an ingrown hair.
Bradford’s firm that the vision for Spruce goes beyond pimples.
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Origin and Etymology of pimple
Middle English pymple; akin to Old English piplian to break out in pimples, and probably to English pimp — more at pimp
First Known Use: 14th century
PIMPLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pimple for English Language Learners
: a small, red, swollen spot on the skin
PIMPLE Defined for Kids
Definition of pimple for Students
: a small red swelling of the skin often containing pus
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