HyperDic: prudery

English > 1 sense of the word prudery:
NOUNattributeprudery, primness, prudishness, Grundyismexcessive or affected modesty
prudery > pronunciation
Soundspruw'deriy
Rhymesaccessory ... worry: 201 rhymes with eriy...
English > prudery: 1 sense > noun 1, attribute
Meaningexcessive or affected modesty.
Synonymsprimness, prudishness, Grundyism
Broadermodesty, modestnessfreedom from vanity or conceit
Spanishcamandulería, disfuerzo, gazmoñería, melindre, mojigatería, pudibundez, remilgo
Catalanbeateria, gatamoixeria, mauleria

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