- decorous, unimaginative, restrained, bigoted, routine, old fashioned, usual, customary, straight, hidebound, traditional, ordinary, inhibited, normal, hard, dogmatic, rigid, buttoned-down, stodgy, proper, standard, ceremonious, ceremonial, stereotypic, intolerant, common, constrained, unreconstructed, stereotyped, conservative, strict, conventional, conforming, stuffy, formal, square, regular, correct, uptight, reactionary, stereotypical, stiff, button-down, nonprogressive, doctrinal, narrow-minded, formulaic, conformist, received.
The reader falls in love with laughing, lovely, unconventional Maimie." "The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories The Beckoning Hand--Lucretia--The Third Time--The Gold Wulfric--My Uncle's Will--The Two Carnegies--Olga Davidoff's Husband--John Cann's Treasure--Isaline and I--Professor Milliter's Dilemma--In Strict Confidence--The " by Grant Allen
But they were now getting well down into the valley; the court of the little hotel was already opening before them; their unconventional relations in the idyllic world above had changed; the new one required some delicacy of handling, and she had an idea that even the simplicity of the young stranger might be confusing. "A First Family of Tasajara" by Bret Harte