preed; preed; preeing; prees
: to taste tentatively : sample
pree the mouth of
: kiss

Word History


short from preve, to test, prove, from Middle English proeven, preven from Old French preuv-, present stem of prover to test, prove

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“Pree.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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