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virtuous

adjective
     
vir‧tu‧ous
1 formal behaving in a very honest and moral way [≠ wicked]:
a virtuous man
Sue considered herself very virtuous because she neither drank nor smoked.
2 old use not willing to have sex, at least until you are married
virtuously adverb
WORD FOCUS: good WORD FOCUS: good
very good: excellent, fantastic, wonderful, great, terrific, neat American English, superb, amazing, outstanding, brilliant, impressive, fine, first-class, out of this world

of good quality: high quality, top quality, superior, deluxe, classy

morally good: decent, virtuous, respectable, honourable British English/honorable American English, upright, beyond reproach


See also
good

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