Definition of prise. Meaning of prise. Synonyms of prise

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Definition of prise

Prise
Prise Prise, n. An enterprise. [Obs.] --Spenser.
Prise
Prise Prise, n. & v. See Prize, n., 5. Also Prize, v. t.
prise
Prize Prize, v. t. To move with a lever; to force up or open; to pry. [Written also prise.]
prise
Prize Prize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Prized; p. pr. & vb. n. Prizing.] [F. priser, OF. prisier, preisier, fr. L. pretiare, fr. pretium worth, value, price. See Price, and cf. Praise.] [Formerly written also prise. ] 1. To set or estimate the value of; to appraise; to price; to rate. A goodly price that I was prized at. --Zech. xi. 13. I prize it [life] not a straw, but for mine honor. --Shak. 2. To value highly; to estimate to be of great worth; to esteem. ``[I] do love, prize, honor you. ' --Shak. I prized your person, but your crown disdain. --Dryden.

Meaning of prise from wikipedia

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