What does prudish mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term prudish:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. priggish, prim, prissy, prudish, puritanical, square-toed, straitlaced, strait-laced, straightlaced, straight-laced, tight-laced, victorian(adj)

    exaggeratedly proper

    "my straitlaced Aunt Anna doesn't approve of my miniskirts"


  1. prudish(Adjective)

    of excessive propriety; easily offended or shocked, especially by sexual matters

Webster Dictionary

  1. Prudish(adj)

    like a prude; very formal, precise, or reserved; affectedly severe in virtue; as, a prudish woman; prudish manners


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of prudish in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of prudish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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