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nice nelly

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  1. 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 Synonyms of nice nelly bluenose, moralist, Mrs. Grundy, prude, puritan, wowser [chiefly Australian]Words Related to nice nelly moralizer; goody-goody, Goody Two-shoes; fuddy-duddy, old maid, prig, spoilsport, stuffed shirtNear Antonyms of nice nelly libertarian, libertine; misbehaverAntonyms of nice nelly immoralist


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