Definition of Chaste. Meaning of Chaste. Synonyms of Chaste

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Definition of Chaste

Chaste
Chaste Chaste (ch[=a]st), a. [F. chaste, from L. castus pure, chaste; cf. Gr. kaqaro`s pure, Skr. [,c]udth to purify.] 1. Pure from unlawful sexual intercourse; virtuous; continent. ``As chaste as Diana.' --Shak. Whose bed is undefiled and chaste pronounced. --Milton. 2. Pure in thought and act; innocent; free from lewdness and obscenity, or indecency in act or speech; modest; as, a chaste mind; chaste eyes. 3. Pure in design and expression; correct; free from barbarisms or vulgarisms; refined; simple; as, a chaste style in composition or art. That great model of chaste, lofty, and eloquence, the Book of Common Prayer. --Macaulay. 4. Unmarried. [Obs.] --Chaucer. Syn: Undefiled; pure; virtuous; continent; immaculate; spotless. Chaste tree. Same as Agnus castus.

Meaning of Chaste from wikipedia

- especially in the context of premarital and extramarital ****. The words "chaste" and "chastity" stem from the Latin adjective castus ("pure"). The words...
- Vitex agnus-castus, also called vitex, chaste tree (or chastetree), chasteberry, Abraham's balm, lilac chastetree, or monk's pepper, is a native of the...
- The Chaste is a fictional heroic mystical martial arts enclave appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The organization was depicted...
- Vitex negundo, commonly known as the Chinese chaste tree, five-leaved chaste tree, or horseshoe vitex, or nisinda নিশিন্দা is a large aromatic shrub with...
- Josef the Chaste (German:Der keusche Josef) may refer to: Josef the Chaste (1930 film), directed by Georg Jacoby Josef the Chaste (1953 film), directed...
- Casta e pura (internationally released as Chaste and Pure) is a 1981 Italian erotic-comedy film directed by Salvatore Samperi. Laura Antonelli: Rosa Fernando...
- Alfonso the Chaste may refer to: Alfonso II of Asturias (759-842) Alfonso II of Aragon (1157–1196)...
- Susanna (Hebrew: שׁוֹשַׁנָּה‎, Modern: Šošana, Tiberian: Šôšannâ: "lily"), also called Susanna and the Elders, is a narrative included in the Book of Daniel...
- The Chaste Coquette (German: Die keusche Kokotte) is a 1929 German silent film directed by Franz Seitz and starring Maly Delschaft, Alfons Fryland, and...
- Josephite marriage, also known as spiritual marriage, chaste marriage, and continent marriage, is a religiously motivated practice in which a man and a...
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