prissy Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “prissy” - English Dictionary

Definition of "prissy" - British English Dictionary

See all translations

prissyadjective

uk   us   /ˈprɪs.i/ disapproving
caring too much about ​behaving and ​dressing in a way that is ​consideredcorrect and that does not ​shock: My ​sister told me that my prissy ​attitudeannoys her.
prissily
adverb uk   us   /-ɪ.li/
(Definition of prissy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “prissy”
in Chinese (Simplified) (行为和衣着)谨小慎微的, 刻板的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (行為和衣著)拘謹的, 一絲不苟的, 刻板的…
What is the pronunciation of prissy?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
coeducational

having male and female students being taught together in the same school or college rather than separately

Word of the Day