|1.||[ adjective ] of moral excellence|
|Synonyms:||good upright just|
"a genuinely good person" "a just cause" "an upright and respectable man" "the life of the nation is secure only while the nation is honest, truthful, and virtuous"- Frederick Douglass
|2.||[ adjective ] behaving according to standards of what is right or just|
"led a virtuous (or moral) life"
|3.||[ adjective ] morally excellent|
|Related terms:||wicked impeccant impeccable good moral righteous pious chaste|
|4.||[ adjective ] (sexuality) in a state of sexual virginity|
|Synonyms:||vestal virgin virginal pure|
"pure and vestal modesty" "a spinster or virgin lady" "men have decreed that their women must be pure and virginal"