prissy


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Synonyms for prissy

Synonyms for prissy

Synonyms for prissy

excessively fastidious and easily disgusted

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After walking several hundred yards we realized we couldn't see Prissy any more.
SO NATURALLY, YUP, you can see why I rushed right over here when Prissy said you were messing around with ladders again," I said.
His prissy daughter Vanessa (Ellen Page), who's inherited some of his nasty genes, is hostile towards the new woman in his life.
McQueen's performance as Prissy the maid was central to the success of the film version of Gone with the Wind.
Miss Prissy tell me all the time to let the boy be; that at his age
The regally bred colt is out of the Kingmambo mare Prissy Britches, who is a daughter of the Grade 2 winner A.
Fastidious young Auggie is appalled by the unsanitary kitchen conditions, ``art''/(actually trash)-strewn lawn and vulgar pinkness of Finch's listing Victorian house, but heck, the prissy kid could use some shaking up.
1974: Blazing Saddles: Harvey Korman as prissy, Cole Porter--quoting villain Hedley Lamarr.
She's not very prissy - she's more like a groin with a backing track.
But when prissy and pompous Victor Melling (Michael Caine) puts Hart through beauty camp, the transformation is a sight for sore eyes and something of an eye-opener for fellow agent Matthews (Benjamin Bratt).
The dog, Prissy, and the cat, Ashley, ware angry with each other.
Sometimes boys say that it's prissy and easy, and that ball sports are really what make a person strong.
After all, it's 2003, not 1950--girls no longer have to raise their cool quotient by fake-smiling until their cheeks explode or accessorizing the perfect head-to-toe prissy pink ensemble before prancing out to the bus stop in the morning.
CORRECTION: Even when one sets aside the prissy metaphors, Sloan's argument is weak.
JENNIFER Aniston leaves behind the prissy and privileged character of Rachel in Friends to play the part of the despairing check out girl Justine in The Good Girl - a dark comedy of drudgery, devotion and lost dreams.