- conforming to moral and ethical principles; morally excellent; upright: Lead a virtuous life.
- chaste: a virtuous young person.
Origin of virtuous
Related Words for unvirtuousnaughty, salacious, pornographic, ribald, off-color, erotic, obscene, racy, lascivious, suggestive, coarse, vile, bawdy, X-rated, blue, fast, filthy, gross, hard-core, immodest
Examples from the Web for unvirtuous
Historical Examples of unvirtuous
But I can promise you, I said, that every unvirtuous person will want to learn.Euthydemus
There are limitations to the endurance of an unvirtuous man.Painted Veils
Italy is also unvirtuous, yet her voice is full of bird-like melody, and her face is a dream of perfect poetry!
France is unvirtuous enough, God knows, yet there is a sunshiny smile on her lips that cheers the heart.
It was something, at least, that the plastic and not unvirtuous nature of the young man was directed towards a definite object.
- characterized by or possessing virtue or moral excellence; righteous; upright
- (of women) chaste or virginal