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prudery

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a tendency to care a great deal about seemly behavior and morals especially in sexual matters
  • such prudery regarding artistic depictions of the nude has no place on a college campus

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The first known use of prudery was in 1709

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“Prudery.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prudery. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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