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noun: A person excessively concerned with propriety, modesty, etc.
A specialized use of the name Nelly, a nickname for Helen or Eleanor. Earliest documented use: 1922.
"Glen Rounds wrote: Instead of trying to make a nice nelly of me they encourage me to be my own nasty self, or even more so."
Russell Freedman & Barbara Elleman; Holiday House: The First Sixty-Five Years; Holiday House; 2000.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:Art is the elimination of the unnecessary. -Pablo Picasso, painter and sculptor (1881-1973)