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Definition of Pique

Pique
Pique Pique, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Piqued; p. pr. & vb. n. Piquing.] [F. piquer. See Pike.] 1. To wound the pride of; to sting; to nettle; to irritate; to fret; to offend; to excite to anger. Pique her, and soothe in turn. --Byron. 2. To excite to action by causing resentment or jealousy; to stimulate; to prick; as, to pique ambition, or curiosity. --Prior. 3. To pride or value; -- used reflexively. Men . . . pique themselves upon their skill. --Locke. Syn: To offend; displease; irritate; provoke; fret; nettle; sting; goad; stimulate.
Pique
Pique Pique, n. (Zo["o]l.) The jigger. See Jigger.
Pique
Pique Pique, v. i. To cause annoyance or irritation. ``Every ?erse hath something in it that piques.' --Tatler.

Meaning of Pique from wikipedia

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