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Definition of priggish adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

priggish

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈprɪɡɪʃ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈprɪɡɪʃ//
 
(disapproving)
 
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behaving in a morally correct way and showing disapproval of what other people do He was in danger of becoming priggish and opinionated.