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from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. Variant of prize3.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An enterprise.
  • n. Variant of prize.
  • v. To force (open) with a lever; to pry.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An enterprise.
  • See prize, n., 5. Also prize, v. t.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An obsolete form of prize.
  • Choice; excellent; noble.
  • See prize.
  • n. A variant of prize.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. regard highly; think much of
  • v. make an uninvited or presumptuous inquiry
  • v. to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open

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