What does prise mean?

Definitions for prisepraɪz

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word prise.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. pry, prise(verb)

    make an uninvited or presumptuous inquiry

    "They pried the information out of him"

  3. respect, esteem, value, prize, prise(verb)

    regard highly; think much of

    "I respect his judgement"; "We prize his creativity"


  1. prise(Noun)

    An enterprise.

  2. prise(Noun)

    Variant of prize.

  3. prise(Verb)

    To force (open) with a lever; to pry.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Prise(noun)

    an enterprise

  2. Prise

    see Prize, n., 5. Also Prize, v. t

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Prise

    prīz, n. (Spens.) an enterprise or adventure.

Anagrams for prise »

  1. peris, piers, Piers, pries, spire

  2. Peris

  3. Piers


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of prise in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of prise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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  1. prisepriseprise

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