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prissy
American English: /ˈprɪsi/
British English: /ˈprɪsi/

Translation of prissy in Spanish:

adjective -sier, -siest

  • [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Though, I fear that I am becoming the woman I created for this façade; prim, proper, prissy.
    • He flails around at everyone but directs most of his outbursts towards Margaret who acts like a prissy school teacher.
    • If the artist's approach often tends to such simplistic judgements, it also degenerates into prissy political correctness and schoolmarmy cluck clucking.

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