vow of chastity

Definition of vow of chastity

:a promise never to have sex
  • The priest took a vow of chastity.

Word by Word Definitions

vow play
  1. : a solemn promise or assertion

  1. : to promise solemnly : swear

  2. : to bind or consecrate by a vow

  3. : to make a vow

  1. : avow, declare

chastity play
  1. : the quality or state of being chaste: such as

  2. : abstention from unlawful sexual intercourse

  3. : abstention from all sexual intercourse


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