Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

primsie

[prim-see, -zee]
adjective Scot.
  1. prim1(def 1).
Show More

Origin of primsie

1775–85; prim1 + -sie, spelling variant of -sy
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for primsie

Historical Examples

  • Primsie is also found in Burns poems with the signification of demure, precise, according to the glossary.

    Measure for Measure

    William Shakespeare