Definitions for fuddy-duddy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fuddy-duddy(noun)

    a conservative who is old-fashioned or dull in attitude or appearance

    "you may accuse me of being and old fuddy-duddy trying to stop young people having fun"

Wiktionary

  1. fuddy-duddy(Noun)

    An old-fashioned, persnickety or ineffective person.

    My grandma is a fuddy-duddy when it comes to keeping her house clean.

  2. Origin: c. 1900 US

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