Definitions starting with P

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prise

[from praise, perhaps influenced by prize] v. to admire, praise: 1918 Everybody come up an' prised de baby (Parsons 140). (Black)

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Last update: 2010-11-22 00:49
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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