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primsie

[prim-see, -zee] /ˈprɪm si, -zi/
adjective, Scot.
1.
prim1 (def 1).
Origin of primsie
1775-1785
1775-85; prim1 + -sie, spelling variant of -sy
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  • primsie is also found in Burns poems with the signification of demure, precise, according to the glossary.

    Measure for Measure William Shakespeare

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