Having or showing qualities or characteristics more often associated with females than males; unmanly:
Insisting capriciously on getting just what one wants; difficult to please; fastidious:
Easily upset; given to bouts of ill temper:
Neat and trim:
The definition of squeamish is someone who gets easily sick to his stomach, or someone who is easily offended.
Having the respiratory passages blocked:
Not solicitous or anxious
Elegantly stylish or fashionable:
Distinct and correct in sound or meaning:
Designating an adjective formed from a proper noun, as Bostonian
Extremely or excessively strict in matters of morals and religion
Narrowly strict or severe in behavior or moral views
Showing, variously, the middle-class respectability, prudery, bigotry, etc. generally attributed to Victorian England
Marked by little or no ornamentation or decoration:
Of or showing delicate and refined taste; fastidious
Used as an intensive with and :
Too nice; too fastidious, precise, etc.
(Now Rare) Old-fashioned; conservative
Find another word for prissy. In this page you can discover 36 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for prissy, like: effeminate, finicky, fussy, prim, prim and proper, prudish, sissified, squeamish, straitlaced, stuffy and broad-minded.