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bluenose

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of bluenose

  1. a person who is greatly concerned with seemly behavior and morality especially regarding sexual matters <the editorial lambasts those bluenoses who feel they have the moral authority to dictate how other people should conduct themselves in private> Synonyms prude, moralist, Mrs. Grundy, 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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