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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Excessive or affected modesty.

Usage examples (30)
  • A certain prudishness has developed among Christians of late.
  • That prudishness is bone deep.
  • Is there a bit of prudishness coming through here?
  • It's not prudishness, burka-wearing fear of the body. for more
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