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prissy

  

      adj   , -sier, -siest   fussy and prim, esp. in a prudish way  
     (C20: probably from prim + sissy)  
  prissily      adv  
  prissiness      n  
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prissy

  
  
fastidious, finicky, fussy, niminy-piminy, old-maidish     (informal)   overnice, precious, prim, prim and proper, prudish, schoolmarmish     (Brit. informal)   squeamish, strait-laced  

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prissily, piss, prise, prism

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