puritan

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puritan /ˈpjɚrətən/ noun
plural puritans
puritan
/ˈpjɚrətən/
noun
plural puritans
Learner's definition of PURITAN
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Puritan : a member of a Protestant group in England and New England in the 16th and 17th centuries that opposed many customs of the Church of England
: a person who follows strict moral rules and who believes that pleasure is wrong

— Puritan

adjective
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