Synonyms of 'puritanism'
Puritanism: The haunting fear that someone, somewhere may be happy– Chrestomathy]
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Asceticism is a simple, strict way of life with no luxuries or physical pleasures.
a life of uncompromising asceticism and absolute poverty
Austerity is a situation in which people's living standards are reduced because of economic difficulties.
the years of austerity which followed the war
Thesaurus for puritanism from the Collins English Thesaurus
Puritanism is the set of beliefs that were held by the Puritans .