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puritan

noun

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  1. a person who is greatly concerned with seemly behavior and morality especially regarding sexual matters <some of the town's puritans still maintain that sex education has no place in the schools> Synonyms bluenose, moralist, Mrs. Grundy, nice nelly, prude, 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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