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Mrs. Grundy

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of Mrs. Grundy

  1. a person who is greatly concerned with seemly behavior and morality especially regarding sexual matters <the librarian pointed out that many of the books that contain material that was once offensive to the Mrs. Grundys of the world are now revered as literary classics> Synonyms bluenose, moralist, prude, nice nelly, puritan, wowser [chiefly Australian]Related Words moralizer; goody-goody, Goody Two-shoes; fuddy-duddy, old maid, prig, spoilsport, stuffed shirtNear Antonyms libertarian, libertine; misbehaverAntonyms immoralist




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