- priggish character or ideas; priggishness.
Origin of priggism
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Examples from the Web for priggism
There is a dash of solemnity, a ludicrous assumption of priggism, about the Scottish fool which Mr White has entirely evaded.
A striking characteristic of these learned women was the entire absence of all priggism or pedantry.Woman in Science
John Augustine Zahm