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piques

noun
plural of pique

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the feeling of being offended or resentful after a slight or indignity
  • in a fit of pique she posted embarrassing photos of her ex-boyfriend on the Internet

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piques

verb
present tense third-person singular of pique

Synonyms & Antonyms of piques (Entry 2 of 2)

3 to think highly of (oneself)
  • she piques herself on her considerable musical abilities

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“Piques.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/piques. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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