virgin

virgin
I
(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. maiden, celibate, vestal; spinster. —adj. chaste, untouched; maidenly, fresh, virginal, pure; new, uncut, unexplored, primeval. See celibacy, newness, purity.
II
(Roget's IV) modif.
1. [Chaste]
Syn. maidenly, pure, modest, virginal; see chaste 2 , 3 .
2. [Original or natural]
Syn. undisturbed, fresh, new, untamed; see natural 3 , original 1 , 3 .
n.
Syn. maiden, unmarried woman, spinster, girl, virgo intacta (Latin).
III
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus)
I
n.
maid, maiden, celibate, vestal.
II
a.
virginal, chaste, celibate, untouched, pure, immaculate, unused, innocent, pristine, unspoiled, inexperienced, without sin, maidenly, wholesome.
ANT.: impure, tried, experienced, defiled
IV
(Roget's Thesaurus II) I noun A pure, uncorrupted person: angel, innocent, lamb. See CLEAN, RIGHT. II adjective Morally beyond reproach, especially in sexual conduct: chaste, decent, modest, nice, pure, virginal, virtuous. See GOOD, RESTRAINT, SEX.

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