Straitlaced synonyms

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Having the outward appearance but lacking in substance:
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The definition of prim is a proper, precise and formal person.
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The definition of prissy is someone fussy and overly proper, or clothing with a lot of fancy elements.
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Characterized by appropriateness or suitability; fitting:
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Like or characteristic of a prude; too modest or proper
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Rigorous in religious observance; marked by stern morality.
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Not moving or flexing:
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Excessively formal, constrained, or awkward; not easy, natural, or graceful
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Not loose or vague; exact or precise:
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Like a prig.
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(Now Rare) Old-fashioned; conservative
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Alternative spelling of strait-laced.
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exaggeratedly proper
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exaggeratedly proper
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Showing, variously, the middle-class respectability, prudery, bigotry, etc. generally attributed to Victorian England
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Find another word for straitlaced. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for straitlaced, like: formal, prim, prissy, proper, prudish, puritanical, rigid, stiff, strict, priggish and square-toed.