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Synonyms for prudery
ˈpru də riprud·e·ry

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  1. pruderynoun

    Synonyms:
    antisexuality, erotophobia, prudishness

  2. pruderynoun

    The condition of being prudish; prudishness

    Synonyms:
    antisexuality, prudishness, erotophobia

  3. pruderynoun

    Prudish behaviour

    Synonyms:
    prudishness, antisexuality, erotophobia

Princeton's WordNet

  1. primness, prudishness, prudery, Grundyismnoun

    excessive or affected modesty

    Synonyms:
    priggishness, prudishness, primness

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pruderynoun

    Synonyms:
    coyness, demureness, stiffness, affected reserve

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