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Origin of prig1
OTHER WORDS FROM prigprig·gish, adjectiveprig·gish·ly, adverbprig·gish·ness, nounun·prig·gish, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for priggishness
He found that perplexing suspicion of priggishness affecting him again.Marriage|H. G. Wells
I know that even I myself have occasionally, and by people who didn't know me, of course, been charged with priggishness.
My priggishness—talking so much about Truth and then—the things I do.The Duchess of Wrexe|Hugh Walpole
Religion, indigestion, priggishness, or discontent may drape the panes.Practical Mysticism|Evelyn Underhill
Every one of the things on that list mark a stage in Cecelia Anne's progress away from priggishness and toward health.New Faces|Myra Kelly