PRIM

prim

1. affectedly dainty or refined

2. exaggeratedly proper; "my straitlaced Aunt Anna doesn''t approve of my miniskirts"

3. [Verb]: assume a prim appearance; "They mince and prim"

4. [Verb]: contract one''s lips; "She primmed her lips after every bite of food"

5. [Verb]: dress primly

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