1. primitive art a genre of art and outdoor constructions made by untrained artists who do not recognize themselves as artists
  2. primitive characteristic of an earlier ancestral type
  3. primitiveness a wild or unrefined state
  4. preemptive right the right granting to shareholders the first opportunity to buy a new issue of stock; provides protection against dilution of the shareholder's ownership interest
  5. primitively in a primitive style or manner
  6. primitivism a genre characteristic of primitive artists or children
  7. perimeter a line enclosing a plane area
  8. preemptive bid a high bid that is intended to prevent the opposing players from bidding
  9. primitive person a person who belongs to an early stage of civilization
  10. promotive tending to further or encourage
  11. prematurity the state of being premature
  12. primigravida (obstetrics) a woman who is pregnant for the first time
  13. haricot vert very small and slender green bean
  14. prime mover an agent that is the cause of all things but does not itself have a cause
  15. animadvert express blame or censure or make a harshly critical remark
  16. spermatic cord a structure resembling a cord that suspends the testis within the scrotum and contains the vas deferens and other vessels and nerves
  17. premeditate consider, ponder, or plan beforehand
  18. prematurely too soon; in a premature manner
  19. premeditated characterized by deliberate purpose and a degree of planning
  20. Primula veris early spring flower common in British isles having fragrant yellow or sometimes purple flowers