princox

noun
prin·​cox | \ ˈprin-ˌkäks How to pronounce princox (audio) , ˈpriŋ-\

Definition of princox

archaic
: a pert youth : coxcomb

First Known Use of princox

1540, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for princox

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“Princox.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/princox. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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