Definition of Prig. Meaning of Prig. Synonyms of Prig

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Definition of Prig

Prig
Prig Prig, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Prigged; p. pr. & vb. n. Prigging.] [A modification of prick.] To haggle about the price of a commodity; to bargain hard. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.]
Prig
Prig Prig, v. t. 1. To cheapen. [Scot.] 2. [Perhaps orig., to ride off with. See Prick, v. t.] To filch or steal; as, to prig a handkerchief. [Cant]
Prig
Prig Prig, n. 1. A pert, conceited, pragmatical fellow. The queer prig of a doctor. --Macaulay. 2. A thief; a filcher. [Cant] --Shak.

Meaning of Prig from wikipedia

- A prig (/ˈprɪɡ/) is a person who shows an inordinately zealous approach to matters of form and propriety—especially where the prig has the ability to show...
- Prigor (Hungarian: Prigor) is a commune in Caraș-Severin County, western Romania with a po****tion of 2,978 people. It is composed of five villages: Borlovenii...
- Conservative and a Tory Democrat; the following year, he referred to Liberals as "prigs, prudes, and faddists". In a 1902 letter to a fellow Conservative, Churchill...
- The Prigor (in its upper course also: Putna) is a left tributary of the river Nera in Romania. It discharges into the Nera near the village Prigor. Anexe...
- Hissing Prigs in Static Couture is the third album from the band Brainiac, released on March 26, 1996. It's the group's second release through Touch &...
- Nam phrik long ruea (Thai: น้ำพริกลงเรือ; pronounced [nám pʰrík lōŋ rɯa̯]) is a Thailand side-dish, a kind of fried nam phrik (dipping sauce) that is normally...
- CV was po****ted almost exclusively by snivelling wretches, insufferable prigs, braggarts and outright bullies" writes the journalist Ryan Gilbey. Hoffman...
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- not succeed, and feels sorry for him, saying "What a pity it is he isn't a prig!" He also has a close relationship with Charley Bates. The Artful Dodger...
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