piquing 1 of 2

piquing

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verb

present participle of pique
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as in priding
to think highly of (oneself) she piques herself on her considerable musical abilities

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“Piquing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/piquing. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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