Simple Definition of virginal
: having a young, pure, and innocent quality
: not changed from a natural or original condition
Examples of virginal
The land is still in its virginal state.
<one of the state's few remaining tracts of virginal prairie>
First Known Use of virginal
Definition of virginal
: a small rectangular spinet having no legs and only one wire to a note and popular in the 16th and 17th centuries —often used in plural —called also pair of virginals
Origin of virginal
probably from Latin virginalis of a virgin, from virgin-, virgo
First Known Use: 1530
Medical Definition of virginal
: of, relating to, or characteristic of a virgin or virginity
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