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fuddy-duddy

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a person with old-fashioned ideas
  • a fuddy-duddy who thought that anyone too young to vote shouldn't be out past 8:00 p.m.

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fuddy-duddy

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The first known use of fuddy-duddy was circa 1904

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“Fuddy-duddy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fuddy-duddy. Accessed 4 Jun. 2020.

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