Definition of puritanical

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • puritanical is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 15
  • puritanical is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 15
  • puritanical is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 20

Definition of puritanical


  • morally rigorous and strict (adjective)

    Examples

    1. she was anything but puritanical in her behavior

    Synonyms

    1. blue
    2. puritanic
  • exaggeratedly proper (adjective)

    Synonyms

    1. priggish
    2. prim
    3. prissy
    4. prudish
    5. square-toed
    6. straight-laced
    7. straightlaced
    8. strait-laced
    9. straitlaced
    10. tight-laced
    11. victorian
  • of or relating to Puritans or Puritanism ()

See definition of puritanical in Merriam Webster

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