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pruderies

see definition of pruderies
  • as inmodesty
  • as inpriggishness
  • as instiffness
  • as inhumbleness
  • as inlowliness
  • as inself-effacement
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Synonyms for pruderies

noun shyness
  • decency
  • humility
  • propriety
  • purity
  • reticence
  • simplicity
  • virtue
  • bashfulness
  • celibacy
  • chastity
  • constraint
  • coyness
  • delicacy
  • demureness
  • diffidence
  • discreetness
  • humbleness
  • inhibition
  • innocence
  • meekness
  • prudery
  • quietness
  • reserve
  • self-effacement
  • timidity
  • unobtrusiveness
  • unpretentiousness
  • lack of pretension
  • unostentatiousness

Antonyms for pruderies

  • immorality
  • impropriety
  • boldness
  • confidence
  • arrogance
  • braveness
  • conceit
  • courage
  • ego
  • pride
  • self-confidence
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.