One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘Fran primped her hair’
groom, tidy, arrange, brush, comb, smooth
smarten, smarten up, spruce up, freshen, freshen up, beautify, pretty, preen, prink, prink up
informal titivate, doll up
British informal tart up
North American informal gussy up
archaic plume, trig, trig up
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