pry, prise, prize, lever, jimmy(verb)
to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open
"The burglar jimmied the lock": "Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail"
make an uninvited or presumptuous inquiry
"They pried the information out of him"
respect, esteem, value, prize, prise(verb)
regard highly; think much of
"I respect his judgement"; "We prize his creativity"
Variant of prize.
To force (open) with a lever; to pry.
see Prize, n., 5. Also Prize, v. t
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
prīz, n. (Spens.) an enterprise or adventure.
peris, piers, Piers, pries, spire
The numerical value of prise in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of prise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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