What does the word chaste mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Chasteness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Chastely.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Sexually pure; modest; virtuous.

Usage examples for chaste

  1. She made no attempt to look ahead, and the shadows of the past had no power whatever to rob her of one moment of chaste delight. – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum
  2. And it was a Diana both chaste and vital who stood in this wide- flung door. – A Pagan of the Hills by Charles Neville Buck