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See definition of chastely on Dictionary.com
  • as inmodestly
  • as inmorally

synonyms for chastely

  • humbly
  • plainly
  • quietly
  • simply
  • bashfully
  • demurely
  • diffidently
  • purely
  • retiringly
  • shyly
  • unassumingly
  • unobtrusively
  • unpresumptuously
  • unpretentiously
  • virtuously
  • virtuously
  • purely

antonyms for chastely

MOST RELEVANT
  • boastfully
  • boldly
  • immodestly
  • pretentiously
  • dishonorably
  • wrongly
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How to use chastely in a sentence

He therefore gave up all attempts at sexual congress, and lived quite chastely until he attained the age of nineteen.
THE SEXUAL LIFE OF THE CHILDALBERT MOLL
Here he yawned upward chastely, and the quaking of Martinho made the glassware dance.
WHERE THE PAVEMENT ENDSJOHN RUSSELL
The thing required of them was, to conduct themselves not chastely, but prudently.
HISTORY OF THE REFORMATION IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY, VOL 2J. H. MERLE D'AUBIGN
They then began the investigation; and those spoke first who were unable to think chastely of marriages.
THE DELIGHTS OF WISDOM PERTAINING TO CONJUGIAL LOVEEMANUEL SWEDENBORG
This is the case with those who think chastely of marriages: but it is otherwise with those who think unchastely of them.
THE DELIGHTS OF WISDOM PERTAINING TO CONJUGIAL LOVEEMANUEL SWEDENBORG
This is the case with those who think chastely of marriages; but it is otherwise with those who think unchastely of them, n. 304.
THE DELIGHTS OF WISDOM PERTAINING TO CONJUGIAL LOVEEMANUEL SWEDENBORG
Nay, I am no cold-blooded theorist, no thick-hided dogmatist; nor am I a chastely simple young man mooning in virginal innocence.
THE KEMPTON-WACE LETTERSJACK LONDON
He again poised the chastely wrought fountain pen of gold above the dainty check-book in Morocco leather.
BUNKER BEANHARRY LEON WILSON
There was a chastely designed but highly visible sign under the stairway leading to it.
OPERATION: OUTER SPACEWILLIAM FITZGERALD JENKINS
Under this bosom already formed, chastely veiled with muslin, would not an ardent heart soon be beating?
ARTIST AND MODELREN DE PONT-JEST
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WORDS RELATED TO CHASTELY

  • bashfully
  • chastely
  • demurely
  • diffidently
  • humbly
  • plainly
  • purely
  • quietly
  • retiringly
  • shyly
  • simply
  • unassumingly
  • unobtrusively
  • unpresumptuously
  • unpretentiously
  • virtuously
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.