chiefly Australian
as in puritan
a person who is greatly concerned with seemly behavior and morality especially regarding sexual matters wowsers would be well-advised to avoid that steamy new show on TV

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“Wowser.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wowser. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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