- pimple ► NOUN ▪ a small, hard inflamed spot on the skin.DERIVATIVES pimpled adjective pimply adjective.ORIGIN related to an Old English word meaning «break out in pustules».
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Pimply — Pim ply, a. Pimpled. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
pimply — [pim′pəldpim′plē] adj. pimplier, pimpliest having pimples: also pimpled [pim′pəld] … English World dictionary
pimply — [[t]pɪ̱mpli[/t]] ADJ GRADED If someone is pimply or has a pimply face, they have a lot of pimples on their face. ...pimply teenagers. ...an old man with a pimply nose … English dictionary
pimply — adj. Pimply is used with these nouns: ↑adolescent, ↑teenager … Collocations dictionary
pimply — adjective see pimple … New Collegiate Dictionary
pimply — /pim plee/, adj. pimplier, pimpliest. having many pimples. Also, pimpled /pim peuhld/. [1740 50; PIMPLE + Y1] * * * … Universalium
pimply — adjective Having pimples; pimpled … Wiktionary
pimply — Synonyms and related words: blemished, broken, bumpy, checked, choppy, cicatrized, coarse, coarse grained, corrugated, cracked, crazed, cross grained, defaced, defective, deformed, disfigured, distorted, faulty, flawed, grainy, granulated,… … Moby Thesaurus
pimply — pÉªmplÉª adj. covered with pimples, covered with pustules … English contemporary dictionary
pimply — pim·ply … English syllables