Prig sentence example

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  • He was only saved by his intellect and his fine nature from turning out an arrant prig.

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  • In a word, I was decidedly academical, and in danger of becoming a prig.

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  • But that, on the other hand, doesn't stop her calling the local coroner " a stupid, sanctimonious prig!

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  • If you're not careful, you'll turn into a beastly little Sunday-school prig, so I tell you.

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