puritan

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puritan (plural puritans)

  1. (often disapproving) a puritanical person

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puritan (comparative more puritan, superlative most puritan)

  1. (often disapproving) acting or behaving according to the Puritan morals (e.g. propagating modesty), especially with regard to pleasure, nudity and sex
    Synonyms: prude, puritanical

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