Meaning of “prude” in the English Dictionary

"prude" in British English

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prudenoun [ C ]

uk /pruːd/ us /pruːd/ disapproving
adjective uk /ˈpruː.dɪʃ/ us /ˈpruː.dɪʃ/

I don't consider myself prudish but I do think the sex scenes in the film were a bit excessive.
adverb uk /ˈpruː.dɪʃ.li/ us /ˈpruː.dɪʃ.li/
noun [ U ] uk /ˈpruː.dɪʃ.nəs/ us /ˈpruː.dɪʃ.nəs/ also prudery,

(Definition of “prude” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"prude" in American English

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prudenoun [ C ]

us /prud/ disapproving

a person who is easily shocked by rude things

adjective us /ˈpru·dɪʃ/

(Definition of “prude” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)