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chasteness

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  1. 1 the quality or state of being morally pure her unchallenged chasteness put her on the fast track for sainthood Synonyms of chasteness chastity, immaculacy, innocence, modesty, purityWords Related to chasteness goodness, righteousness, virtue, virtuousness; morality, probity, rectitude; decency, decorum, propriety, seemlinessNear Antonyms of chasteness badness, evil, sinfulness, unrighteousness, wickedness; impropriety, indecency, vulgarityAntonyms of chasteness immodesty, impurity, unchasteness, unchastity

  2. 2 abstention from sexual intercourse their marriage of consensual chasteness seems to have worked for both the composer and his wife Synonyms of chasteness abstinence, celibacy, chastity, continenceWords Related to chasteness modesty, purity; honor, innocence, virginity, virtueNear Antonyms of chasteness debauchery, lechery, licentiousness, venery, wenching, whoring


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