Synonyms of strait-laced in English:

strait-laced


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adjective

1‘his strait-laced parents were horrified’

SYNONYMS
prim and proper, prim, proper, prudish, priggish, puritanical, moralistic, prissy, mimsy, niminy-piminy, shockable, Victorian, old-maidish, schoolmistressy, schoolmarmish, governessy
conventional, conservative, old-fashioned, stuffy, staid, of the old school, narrow-minded
informal goody-goody, starchy, square, fuddy-duddy, stick-in-the-mud
rare Grundyish, Pecksniffian
ANTONYMS

permissive, broad-minded