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prig

noun \ ˈprig \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of prig

: thief

Origin and Etymology of prig

prig to steal


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prig

noun

Definition of prig

1 archaic : fop
2 archaic : fellow, person
3 : one who offends or irritates by observance of proprieties (as of speech or manners) in a pointed manner or to an obnoxious degree

priggery

play \ˈpri-gə-rē\ noun

priggish

play \ˈpri-gish\ adjective

priggishly

adverb

priggishness

noun

Origin and Etymology of prig

probably from 1prig



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