Prise vs Prie - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between prise and prie
is that prise
is while prie
As an adjective prise
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* (verb) prize
(obsolete) An enterprise.
To force (open) with a lever; to pry.
- 1919: I think he must have been trying to prise open that box yonder when he was attacked. — , The Quest of the Sacred Slipper
- c. 1925: Come, force the gates with crowbars, prise them apart! — Jack Lindsay, translation of Lysistrata
- 2004: Most people used pliers, scissors, rubber gloves and knives to try to prise open products. — BBC News