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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Stiffly proper.

Usage examples (37)
  • Now in the case of -- of Joe Johnston, he was a kind of prim, upright
  • Truly the 'prim' little girl of twelve had made considerable progress by the time she was twenty!
  • We are freed to do more though there are other constraints such as prim numbers and server loads.
  • Kathy is the kind of prim woman who knows about the "horror movie stuff" involved in living in the real world. for more
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