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primp

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Hair & beauty
primpprimp /prɪmp/ verb [intransitive, transitive] old-fashioned 🔊 🔊 DCBto make yourself look attractive by arranging your hair, putting on make-up etc 🔊 She spends hours primping in front of the mirror.
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Examples from the Corpus
primp• Are you through primping? I need to use the bathroom.• So tease it, grow it, shave it, primp it, curl it, color it.
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Verb table
primp
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyprimp
he, she, itprimps
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyprimped
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave primped
he, she, ithas primped
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad primped
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill primp
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have primped
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam primping
he, she, itis primping
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you, we, theyare primping
Past
I, he, she, itwas primping
you, we, theywere primping
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been primping
he, she, ithas been primping
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been primping
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be primping
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been primping
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