primp

verb \ ˈprimp \

Definition of primp

transitive verb
:to dress, adorn, or arrange in a careful or finicky manner
intransitive verb
:to dress or groom oneself carefully
  • primps for hours before a date

Examples of primp in a Sentence

  1. The girls spent hours primping in front of the mirror.

  2. He primped his hair while waiting for his date.

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Origin and Etymology of primp

perhaps alteration of 1prim


PRIMP Defined for English Language Learners

primp

verb

Definition of primp for English Language Learners

  • : to try to make yourself more attractive by making small changes to your clothes, hair, etc., especially while looking at yourself in a mirror


PRIMP Defined for Kids

primp

verb \ ˈprimp \

Definition of primp for Students

primped; primping
:to dress or arrange in a careful or fussy manner


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