straight-laced

[streyt-leyst]
adjective

straight-lacedly [streyt-ley-sid-lee, -leyst-lee] , adverb
straight-lacedness, noun
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straight-laced
 
adj
a variant spelling of strait-laced

strait-laced or straight-laced
 
adj
prudish or puritanical
 
straight-laced or straight-laced
 
adj

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Straight-laced and practical, he never swears and rarely creates much of a buzz.
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