Thesaurus

vestal

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of vestal

free from any trace of the coarse or indecent
  • a schoolteacher who dresses with almost vestal modesty while on the job

Synonyms for vestal

Words Related to vestal

Near Antonyms for vestal

Antonyms for vestal

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about vestal

Time Traveler for vestal

Time Traveler

The first known use of vestal was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Cite this Entry

“Vestal.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/vestal. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on vestal

Dictionary: Definition of vestal

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with vestal

Comments on vestal

What made you want to look up vestal? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt painting a young scholar and his tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!