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Overview of verb prim

The verb prim has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. prim

(assume a prim appearance; "They mince and prim")

2. prim

(contract one's lips; "She primmed her lips after every bite of food")

3. prim, prim up, prim out

(dress primly)

Overview of adj prim

The adj prim has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. dainty, mincing, niminy-piminy, prim, twee

(affectedly dainty or refined)

2. priggish, prim, prissy, prudish, puritanical, square-toed, straitlaced, strait-laced, straightlaced, straight-laced, tight-laced, victorian

(exaggeratedly proper; "my straitlaced Aunt Anna doesn't approve of my miniskirts") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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