prim

From Wiktionary

Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA (key): /prɪm/ or [pʰɹ̠̊ɪm]
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Adjective[change]

Positive
prim

Comparative
primmer

Superlative
primmest

  1. A prim person is someone who feels or shows disapproval of everything that is improper.

Verb[change]

Plain form
prim

Third-person singular
prims

Past tense
primmed

Past participle
primmed

Present participle
primming

  1. If a person prims, they purse their lips or mouth to show disapproval of everything that is improper.