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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a prudish manner.

Usage examples (33)
  • She is puritanically pious and needs to relax a little.
  • I saw him as puritanically obsessed and catastrophically wrong.
  • Those who puritanically hold on to ethics in a messy global economy are naive.
  • It doesn't need to be puritanically strict: there's only one posture and that's it. for more
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