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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English pursif "short of breath, asthmatic", probably from Old French pousser "to push; to breathe with difficulty".

AdjectiveEdit

pursy ‎(comparative pursier, superlative pursiest)

  1. Out of breath; short of breath, especially due to fatness.
  2. Fat.

Etymology 2Edit

From purse(pucker) +‎ -y and purse(small bag for carrying money) +‎ -y.

AdjectiveEdit

pursy ‎(comparative pursier, superlative pursiest)

  1. Puckered.
  2. Purse-proud, vain about one's wealth.

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