excessively strict in conduct or morality; puritanical; prudish:
tightly laced, as a bodice.
wearing tightly laced garments.
a variant spelling of strait-laced
prudish or puritanical
- Straight lane
straight from the shoulder
noun 1. ordinary life insurance. ordinary life insurance noun 1. life insurance with premiums paid throughout the lifetime of the insured.
verb (used with object) 1. stonker (defs 1, 2). noun 2. a fight or brawl. verb 1. (transitive) to hit or punch noun 2. fighting, violence, or a fight
noun 1. a Palladian mansion near Mere in Wiltshire: built (1722) for Henry Hoare; famous for its landscaped gardens laid out (1741) by Flitcroft