Definitions for virtuousness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vir•tu•ousˈvɜr tʃu əs(adj.)

  1. conforming to moral and ethical principles; morally excellent; upright.

    Category: Philosphy

  2. chaste:

    a virtuous young person.

Origin of virtuous:

1300–50; vertuous < AF < LL virtuōsus= L virtu(s)virtue+-ōsus -ous


Princeton's WordNet

  1. virtue, virtuousness, moral excellence(noun)

    the quality of doing what is right and avoiding what is wrong


  1. virtuousness(Noun)

    the state of being virtuous

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