Definitions for strait-laced
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word strait-laced
priggish, prim, prissy, prudish, puritanical, square-toed, straitlaced, strait-laced, straightlaced, straight-laced, tight-laced, victorian(adj)
"my straitlaced Aunt Anna doesn't approve of my miniskirts"
bound with stays
restricted; stiff; constrained
rigid in opinion; strict in manners or morals
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