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The dict-ified word of the day is prink

| source : web1913 | Prink \Prink\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Prinked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Prinking}.] [Probably a nasalized form of prick. See {Prick}, v. t., and cf. {Prig}, {Prank}.] To dress or adjust one's self for show; to prank. | source : web1913 | Prink \Prink\, v. t. To prank or dress up; to deck fantastically. ``And prink their hair with daisies.'' --Cowper. | source : wn | prink v 1: dress very carefully and in a finicky manner 2: put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive [syn: {dress up}, {fig out}, {fig up}, {deck up}, {gussy up}, {fancy up}, {trick up}, {deck out}, {trick out}, {attire}, {get up}, {rig out}, {tog up}, {tog out}, {overdress}] [ant: {dress down}]

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