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celibate
used in David Copperfield

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Definition abstaining from (i.e., never having) sexual intercourse

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an unmarried person who has taken a religious vow of chastity
  • This is a way of life which reminds me of the period when I was myself in a state of celibacy, and Mrs. Micawber had not yet been solicited to plight her faith at the Hymeneal altar.'
    Chapters 28-30 (5% in)

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