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chastity

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of chastity

  1. 1 the quality or state of being morally pure <a saint who is often held up as a model of chastity> Synonyms chasteness, immaculacy, innocence, modesty, purity Related Words goodness, righteousness, virtue, virtuousness; morality, probity, rectitude; decency, decorum, propriety, seemliness Near Antonyms badness, evil, sinfulness, unrighteousness, wickedness; impropriety, indecency, vulgarity Antonyms immodesty, impurity, unchasteness, unchastity

  2. 2 abstention from sexual intercourse <vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience> Synonyms abstinence, chasteness, celibacy, continenceRelated Words modesty, purity; honor, innocence, virginity, virtueNear Antonyms debauchery, lechery, licentiousness, venery, wenching, whoring





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