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1. strait-laced

adjective. exaggeratedly proper.

Synonyms

  • proper
  • tight-laced
  • prudish
  • priggish
  • straight-laced
  • prissy
  • straightlaced
  • straitlaced
  • victorian
  • puritanical
  • prim

Antonyms

  • toeless
  • indecorous
  • improperness
  • indecent

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Rhymes with Strait Laced

  • misplaced
  • interlaced
  • displaced
  • disgraced
  • unplaced
  • retraced
  • replaced
  • lambaste
  • foretaste
  • embraced
  • distaste
  • encased
  • defaced
  • debased
  • traced
  • spaced
  • placed
  • graced
  • erased
  • braced
  • waste
  • waist
  • taste
  • raced
  • paste
  • paced
  • haste
  • faced
  • chaste
  • chased

2. straight-laced

adjective. exaggeratedly proper.

Synonyms

  • strait-laced
  • proper
  • tight-laced
  • prudish
  • priggish
  • prissy
  • straightlaced
  • straitlaced
  • victorian
  • puritanical
  • prim

Antonyms

  • toeless
  • indecorous
  • improperness
  • indecent

3. tight-laced

adjective. exaggeratedly proper.

Synonyms

  • strait-laced
  • proper
  • prudish
  • priggish
  • straight-laced
  • prissy
  • straightlaced
  • straitlaced
  • victorian
  • puritanical
  • prim

Antonyms

  • toeless
  • indecorous
  • improperness
  • indecent

4. strait

noun. ['ˈstreɪt'] a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water.

Synonyms

  • channel
  • narrow

Antonyms

  • dematerialise
  • stay in place
  • be born

Etymology

  • streit (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • estreit (Anglo-Norman)

5. strait

adjective. ['ˈstreɪt'] narrow.

Antonyms

  • keep down

Etymology

  • streit (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • estreit (Anglo-Norman)

6. strait

noun. ['ˈstreɪt'] a bad or difficult situation or state of affairs.

Synonyms

  • dire straits
  • straits
  • situation
  • desperate straits

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • invalidate
  • disapprove
  • disallow

Etymology

  • streit (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • estreit (Anglo-Norman)

7. laced

adjective. ['ˈleɪst'] closed with a lace.

Antonyms

  • unequal

8. laced

adjective. ['ˈleɪst'] edged or streaked with color.

Antonyms

  • unbound
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