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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Exaggeratedly proper.

Usage examples (30)
  • My prudish aunt does not approve of my clothes.
  • Just because my friends or family don't understand the image or cannot find beauty in it does not mean they are too 'prudish' to be friends with
  • Perhaps Singapore isn't as prudish as its reputation suggests.
  • KURTZ: Did you say that America is too prudish about such matters? for more
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