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nice nellies

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plural of nice nelly

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a person who is greatly concerned with seemly behavior and morality especially regarding sexual matters
  • some nice nelly bowdlerized this collection of wartime ditties that were lustily sung by the men around the campfire

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“Nice nellies.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nice%20nellies. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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