A person who is annoyingly fastidious about rules, small details, etc.
A person who is very strict or austere in religious practice or moral outlook, especially someone who regards pleasure or luxury as sinful.
The definition of a prune is a partially dried plum, or is slang for an ill-tempered and unpleasant person.
Either of two divisions, male and female, into which most sexually reproducing organisms are grouped. Sex is usually determined by anatomy, the makeup of the sex chromosomes, and the type and amount of hormones produced. When the sex of an organism is determined by the sex chromosomes, males and females are generally produced in equal numbers. In other organisms, such as bees and wasps, in which females develop from fertilized eggs and males develop from unfertilized eggs, distribution of the sexes is unequal.
The unmatchable card itself.
A prissy person
An extremely conventional or priggish person.
(Informal) A person who resists change or progress, new ideas, etc.
One who mars the pleasure of others.
Used as a courtesy title for a married, widowed, or divorced woman before her own surname or full name:
An informer or talebearer
A person of the time of Queen Victoria
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