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prissy

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informal + disapproving having or showing the annoying attitude of people who care too much about dressing and behaving properly and who are easily upset by other people's behavior, language, etc.
  • She was too prissy to wear jeans.
  • a prissy do-gooder

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The first known use of prissy was in 1894

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“Prissy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prissy. Accessed 25 May. 2020.

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