puritanical
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /pjʊəɹ.ɪˈtæn.ɪ.kəl/
  • (America) IPA: /pjɚ.ɪˈtæn.ɪ.kl̩/
Adjective

puritanical

  1. Of or pertaining to the Puritans, or to their doctrines and practice.
  2. Precise in observance of legal or religious requirements; strict; overscrupulous; rigid (often used by way of reproach or contempt).
Translations Translations
  • Russian: пуританский
Noun

puritanical (plural puritanicals)

  1. One who holds puritanical attitudes.



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