Saudi society and government are intricately intertwined with a puritanical flavor of Islam, Wahhabism.
Berlusconi supporters dismissed the protests as "moralistic" and "puritanical" attempts to bring him down.
Pope Paul VI and the Church at that time could be forgiven for puritanical idealism.
As for Deborah, there was certainly a puritanical strain in society, but she was a Baptist.
For all their glamour and appeal, the puritanical Obamas remind me of parents who came home early and crashed the party.
Does its activity imply an ascetic or a puritanical attitude towards the body and the appetites of the body?
Voltaire, the least puritanical of men, is also the least neurotic.
And of Mrs. Jay he thought that he knew that she was puritanical, stiff, and severe.
They are puritanical with intelligence, and independent with a certain grace.
Gutter: The Lourdes of the puritanical mind, where it finds what it seeks.