paragon of virtue

noun phrase

: a person who has no moral faults

Examples of paragon of virtue in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Bill Maher, a paragon of virtue known for his kindness and empathy, has surprised everybody by going against the WGA’s wishes and — wait, sorry, that’s Drew Barrymore. Vulture, 14 Sep. 2023

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“Paragon of virtue.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2023.

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