Definition of primp:
Synonyms for primp:
fleece, paint and powder, coif, habilitate, arrange, congratulate, cut back, hook, tidy yourself up, soak, garnish, pride, lop, raiment, prune, dress out, curry, garment, clip, plume, preen, doll up, smarten up, crop, snip, dress up, coiffe, apparel, tart up, set, gazump, overcharge, look your best, get dressed up, surcharge, rob, groom, coiffure, pluck, dress, tog, enclothe, decorate, clothe, do, trim, prepare, fit out, garb, get dressed, line up.
- "The House Behind the Cedars", Charles W. Chesnutt.
Madame Gravois, elderly, wizened, primp in a starched cotton gown, opened the door herself, fell upon Monsieur Vigo in the Creole fashion; and within a quarter of an hour I was installed in her best room, which gave out on a little court behind.- "The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill", Winston Churchill.
- "The Parson O' Dumford", George Manville Fenn.