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prink Syllabification: prink

Definition of prink in English:


(prink oneself)
Spend time making minor adjustments to one’s appearance; primp: prinking themselves in front of the mirror
More example sentences
  • You heard the Postmaster was here and so you must prink and prim yourself in front of the mirror - look on this side and that side and all around.


Late 16th century: probably related to archaic prank 'dress or adorn in a showy manner'; related to Middle Low German prank 'pomp', Dutch pronk 'finery'.

Words that rhyme with prink

bethink, blink, brink, cinque, clink, dink, drink, fink, Frink, gink, ink, interlink, jink, kink, link, mink, pink, plink, rink, shrink, sink, skink, slink, stink, sync, think, wink, zinc
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