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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Exaggerated and arrogant properness.

Usage examples (34)
  • Puritanism and priggishness are a nasty combination.
  • That was the origin of what, at first, I took for priggishness in her.
  • There are so many minor priggishness which could so easily be dropped.
  • Maybe it has something to do with Old World intellectual priggishness. for more
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