from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of perentie.
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Wanting household objects for birthday presents was always a "parenty" thing to do, or even "grandparenty".
Sort "Linnea's" art equipment, not for my benefit, oh no, altruistic parenty stuff only, yessir
He grumbles, but I think if I absent myself, then he's forced to do these parenty things, and I think that's actually good for everyone.
I mean, I don't feel quite old enough to feel parenty, but not young enough to feel daughtery, if that makes any sense!