- r in a prudish manner
she acts prudishly, but I wonder whether she is really all that chaste
- There followed a period in which, as Hone prudishly puts it, she "realized the promises of physical sensuality.
- When you've grown up in a culture where men and women relate prudishly, not even a Coolmax barrier of high-tech Lycra is going to put you at ease panting alongside men in a coed .
- Eastern Europe, once prudishly communist, is pockmarked with streetwalkers and whorehouses.