pure, vestal, virgin, virginal, virtuous(adj)
in a state of sexual virginity
"pure and vestal modesty"; "a spinster or virgin lady"; "men have decreed that their women must be pure and virginal"
Full of virtue, having excellent moral character.
Origin: From Middle English, Anglo Norman, ultimately from virtuōsus, from virtus.
possessing or exhibiting virtue
exhibiting manly courage and strength; valorous; valiant; brave
having power or efficacy; powerfully operative; efficacious; potent
having moral excellence; characterized by morality; upright; righteous; pure; as, a virtuous action
chaste; pure; -- applied especially to women
Origin: [OE. vertuous, OF. vertuos, vertuous, F. vertueux, fr. L. Virtuous. See Virtue, and cf. Virtuoso.]
The numerical value of virtuous in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of virtuous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Be virtuous and you'll be happy Nonsense Be happy and you'll begin to be virtuous.
Brazil needs to find a new and virtuous path and we will help the country find that path.
This created a virtuous cycle of better intelligence, which generates more targets, more raids and more momentum.
The goal is to create a virtuous circle, so that once one company in an industry has that award, others will want to join in.
I have not seen a person who loved virtue, or one who hated what was not virtuous. He who loved virtue would esteem nothing above it.
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Translations for virtuous
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- virtuósCatalan, Valencian
- tugendhaft, züchtigGerman
- berbudi luhurIndonesian
- šķīsts, tikumīgsLatvian
- yáʼátʼéehiiNavajo, Navaho
- digno, nobre, virtuosoPortuguese
- целомудренный, доброде́тельныйRussian
- dygdig, dygdesamSwedish
- faziletli, erdemliTurkish
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