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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person regarded as arrogant and annoying.

Usage examples (29)
  • "And a plain prig my nephew Edward," continued the old gentleman.
  • Your true prig is always self-conscious, but Edward was not at all self-conscious.
  • Lord E. 's "prig" -- see Jonathan Wild for the definition of
  • "A prig is a handsome fellow born to create disturbance among the ladies." for more
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