The state of abstaining from sexual intercourse before or outside of marriage; avoidance of sexual sins; the quality of being chaste; moral purity. (noun)
Examples of word chastity
Her mind is still afraid of the unknown and of what she does not understand; that is what they call chastity and purity.
And the value of my chastity is one level on which men cannot compete with me.
â€œYou are not a real man because you cannot attract The Ladies with your innate sexual virility/status/wealth etcâ€ to go along with the â€œyou are a bad lady because you do not believe chastity is the cardinal female virtue.â€
The culture that encourages chastity is seriously misrepresented in the mainstream media.
In the capable hands of author, mother, and BYU alum Stephenie Meyer, chastity is charged with sexual excitement.