A virgin is an example of chastity.
Faithful married couples are examples of chastity.
- Sexual abstinence; celibacy.
- Decency or modesty.
- Simplicity of style.
Origin of chastity
- Middle English chastite from Old French chastete from Latin castitās from castus pure chaste
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old French chastete.