1. formally precise or proper, as persons or behaviour; stiffly neat.
–verb (used without object)
2. to draw up the mouth in an affectedly nice or precise way.
–verb (used with object)
3. to make prim, as in appearance.
4. to draw (one's face, lips, etc.) into a prim expression.
Bothered by naked figures
Pursing their shades
In unspoken disapproval