She was the perfect African-American woman for prudish America to cling to—very pretty, fresh-faced, and immensely talented.
Deep they needed to be, because the Nazis could take offense quicker than a prudish Victorian spinster.
Conservative women who dare to run for office are simultaneously attacked as sleazy and prudish.
Who knew a country notorious for selling used underwear in vending machines could be so prudish?
Valerie was evidently startled as she met the Baron's astonished eye, and she responded with a prudish dropping of her eyelids.
It is bashful, for nature is ever so; but it is not prudish, for only corruption is prudish.
That would be at least prudish, to say nothing of its being impracticable.
Pat Valdo is dressed as a prudish old lady with an enormous bustle.
In those days it was far from prudish and Mozart was always of unusual fascination for women.
Some people thought her old fashioned, strait-laced, prudish.