Shortened form of prieve.
tae pree (third-person singular simple present prees, present participle preein, simple past preed, past participle preed)
- to test, sample, taste
- Whan the stewart pree'd the watter turned intil wine, onkennin whaur it cam frae, tho the servans at hed drawn it kent, he turned tae the bridgegroom. John 2:9 (Lorimer translation)