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 Dictionary entry overview: What does primly mean? 

PRIMLY (adverb)
  The adverb PRIMLY has 1 sense:

1. in a prissy manner

  Familiarity information: PRIMLY used as an adverb is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

PRIMLY (adverb)

Sense 1primly [BACK TO TOP]


In a prissy manner


primly; prissily

Context example:

the new teacher alienates the children by behaving prissily


prim (exaggeratedly proper)

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