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puritanical

  
,   (less commonly)   puritanic  
      adj  
1    Usually disparaging   strict in moral or religious outlook, esp. in shunning sensual pleasures  
2    sometimes cap   of or relating to a puritan or the Puritans  
  puritanically      adv  
  puritanicalness      n  
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puritanical

  
  
ascetic, austere, bigoted, disapproving, fanatical, forbidding, narrow, narrow-minded, prim, proper, prudish, puritan, rigid, severe, stiff, strait-laced, strict, stuffy  
  
Antonyms     
   broad-minded, hedonistic, indulgent, latitudinarian, liberal, permissive, tolerant  

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