prink

verb
\ ˈpriŋk How to pronounce prink (audio) \
prinked; prinking; prinks

Definition of prink

: primp

Other Words from prink

prinker noun

First Known Use of prink

1573, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for prink

probably alteration of prank entry 3

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“Prink.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prink. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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