Strait-laced



or straight-laced
[streyt-leyst] /ˈstreɪtˈleɪst/
adjective
1.
excessively strict in conduct or morality; puritanical; prudish:
strait-laced censors.
2.
tightly laced, as a bodice.
3.
wearing tightly laced garments.
verb (used with object), strait-laced, strait-lacing.
1.
to bind, confine, or restrain with or as if with laces.
strait-laced
adjective
1.
prudish or puritanical

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