Word of the Day – Jan. 28 – Preen
Verb: Preen (PREEN)
1. To groom with the bill.
2. To dress or smooth up: primp
3. To pride or congratulate oneself on an achievement:
to behave or speak with obvious pride or self-satisfaction
Sample sentence: Even though he was particularly thrilled about the promotion, Jeff tried hard not to preen in front of his coworkers.