verb (used with object), noun prised, pris·ing,
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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH priseprise , prize
Example sentences from the Web for prise
The door was prised open by the editor of The American Prospect, Michael Tomasky, and we all spilled out, still furiously bonding.
Shouldn't be s'prised if the feller who introduced it and made a fight for it would stand mighty well, back home.Scattergood Baines|Clarence Budington Kelland
Tell ye, 'f the Old Boy himself sh'd ride up alongside, shouldn't be a mite s'prised to see him.Overland|John William De Forest
Then without much difficulty they prised up one of the thick planks with which the hut was roofed.Condemned as a Nihilist|George Alfred Henty