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Related / Similar Words: prude, blue(a), puritanic, puritanical

 

Definition:
  • a person excessively concerned about propriety and decorum;
  • adheres to strict religious principles; opposed to sensual pleasures;
  • morally rigorous and strict; "blue laws"; "the puritan work ethic"; "puritanic distaste for alcohol"; "she was anything but puritanical in her behavior";

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