- virtue signaling,
- virtuous circle,
- virtute et armis,
Origin of virtuous
Examples from the Web for virtuously
Punch was occupying a rug on my library floor, virtuously engaged with building blocks.Dear Enemy|Jean Webster
The fair Pole was too simple, and had been too virtuously brought up, to comprehend his intentions.
"I intend to get up extra early tomorrow morning, for I've ever so much to do," said Anne virtuously.Anne Of Avonlea|Lucy Maud Montgomery
No woman could exist happily or virtuously in such complete independence of all external affections as these words express.
I was held up as an evil example to other little girls who virtuously despised me.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 2 (of 6)|Havelock Ellis