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chaste
used in Henry VIII

2 uses
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Definition
not having sexual intercourse (ever, outside of marriage, or for a long time); or not involving sexual desire
  • In which I have commended to his goodness The model of our chaste loves, his young daughter; The dews of heaven fall thick in blessings on her!
    4.2 — Act 4 Scene 2 — Kimbolton (80% in)
  • Strew me over With maiden flowers, that all the world may know I was a chaste wife to my grave.
    4.2 — Act 4 Scene 2 — Kimbolton (98% in)

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