Synonyms for straight-laced
Antonyms for straight-laced
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR STRAIGHT-LACED
In fact, he was so merry that, by the straight-laced Puritans, he was thought ungodly.
Goodness, you can't afford to be as straight-laced as all that, in this town.
But Christopher Wellwyn's heart is too full of humanity to admit of such a straight-laced attitude.
One that has been discovered very recently is that the straight-faced are the straight-laced.
The North American, beneath his cold and straight-laced appearance, conceals a warm and enthusiastic heart.
Now I dare say there are straight-laced people who will be shocked at the idea of a woman playing ten-pins.
I suppose French morality is not of that straight-laced description which is shocked at trifles.
Straight-laced, hopelessly blind to every standard but her own—what right did Ann have to pass judgment on Niaga?
The new generation looks upon the stern morality and industry and self-control of its ancestors as straight-laced and narrow.
They all laughed heartily at the joke, and went on for some time bantering Wildgoose upon his being so straight-laced.