The Obamas have added to the angst with intimations of a new Puritanism in our dire future.
Positive thinking is Puritanism with a capitalist face, she believes.
Puritanism was only despicable, laughable then; but nobody can manage to laugh at it now.
Puritanism may be said to have proved, in England, a signal failure.
As to the mere facts, it must be said again that in so far as Puritanism was pure, it was unfortunately passing.
The villages of New England—the foci of blue laws and Puritanism.
Holding moderate religious views, he deprecated alike the extremes represented by Puritanism and Roman Catholicism.
We are accustomed to regard this as a survival of Puritanism.
It seemed a reconcilement of opposing stations, a defeat of Puritanism.
Such a doctrine is a doctrine of Puritanism—or purism, which is worse.