\ ˈprē How to pronounce pree (audio) \
preed; preed; preeing; prees

Definition of pree

: to taste tentatively : sample
pree the mouth of

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History and Etymology for pree

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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pree. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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