Definition of 'prim'
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Light up the office by layering over a white shirt and prim pencil skirt. The Sun (2013)Wear with a shirt for a prim and proper look or dress down with a grey T-shirt. The Sun (2016)We expect men to be prim and proper, to be polite all the time. Christianity Today (2000)She must have felt they made her look prim and proper, quite the lady. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Or button up with a prim and proper navy dress from Next. The Sun (2012)IT'S time to get all prim and proper as fashion turns terribly English for autumn. The Sun (2008)There she is, looking prim in a tailored trouser suit. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Who'd have thought that something so decadent would be just outside prim and proper Edinburgh? Times, Sunday Times (2013)Theirs is a rather prim view of Mrs Simpson. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Without it this looks way too prim - and I like prim. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Far from being prim and proper, she relished the richness of life; she was blind to class and colour and had a great sense of humour. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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