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Comstockery Syllabification: Com·stock·er·y
Pronunciation: /ˈkämˌstäkərē/ /ˈkəm-/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of Comstockery in English:


Excessive opposition to supposed immorality in the arts; prudery.


Named for Anthony Comstock (1844–1915), US author and reformer.

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