German translation of 'puritan'
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Yet Paul, he thought, was someone who certainly had a puritan streak in him.UNREASONABLE DOUBT
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British English: puritan NOUN
You describe someone as a puritan when they live according to strict moral or religious principles, especially when they disapprove of physical pleasures.
He had forgotten that she was something of a puritan.
British English: puritan ADJECTIVE
Puritan attitudes are based on strict moral or religious principles and often involve disapproval of physical pleasures.
He was someone who certainly had a puritan streak in him.
Translation of puritan from the Collins English to German Dictionary