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English definition of “prim”

prim

adjective     /prɪm/ (primmer, primmest) disapproving
very formal and correct in behaviour and easily shocked by anything rude : She's much too prim and proper to drink pints of beer .Narrow-minded primly     /ˈprɪm.li/ adverb primly dressed Narrow-minded
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