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See definition of monogamy on Dictionary.com
  • as inchastity
  • as inmarriage
  • as invirtuousness

synonyms for monogamy

  • abstinence
  • decency
  • virginity
  • abstemiousness
  • chasteness
  • cleanness
  • continence
  • demureness
  • devotion
  • honor
  • innocence
  • integrity
  • modesty
  • morality
  • restraint
  • singleness
  • sinlessness
  • spotlessness
  • temperance
  • uprightness
  • virtue
  • cherry
  • immaculacy
  • naïveté

antonyms for monogamy

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  • badness
  • corruption
  • disgrace
  • dishonesty
  • dishonor
  • evil
  • immorality
  • wildness
  • dirtiness
  • fornication
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How to use monogamy in a sentence

Cooke also takes on many other ways scientists have misread sexual dynamics over the years, such as the myth that males benefit evolutionarily from promiscuity and females from monogamy.
LUCY COOKE’S NEW BOOK ‘BITCH’ BUSTS MYTHS ABOUT FEMALE ANIMALSERIKA ENGELHAUPTJUNE 14, 2022SCIENCE NEWS
Howard University College of Medicine anatomy professor Rui Diogo leads a virtual talk on topics such as monogamy, polygamy, polyamory, homosexuality and more, as well as trace how our wrong ideas about sex came into being.
CALENDAR: JAN. 8-14PHILIP VAN SLOOTENJANUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
If we cannot justify monogamy by the facts of life, we shall declare ourselves for polygamy.
THE BOOK OF LIFE: VOL. I MIND AND BODY; VOL. II LOVE AND SOCIETYUPTON SINCLAIR
My defense of monogamy is based upon the fact that I have never known any happy or successful "free lovers."
THE BOOK OF LIFE: VOL. I MIND AND BODY; VOL. II LOVE AND SOCIETYUPTON SINCLAIR
I hope that none of my readers understands by "monogamy" any such system of spiritual strangulation.
THE BOOK OF LIFE: VOL. I MIND AND BODY; VOL. II LOVE AND SOCIETYUPTON SINCLAIR
The third reason is that monogamy is economical of human time and thought.
THE BOOK OF LIFE: VOL. I MIND AND BODY; VOL. II LOVE AND SOCIETYUPTON SINCLAIR
Well, then I am surprised youve never noticed that such animals live in monogamy.
SMOKETURGENEV IVAN SERGEEVICH
East may be East, and West, West—the system of one represented by polygamy, of the other by monogamy.
ISLAM HER MORAL AND SPIRITUAL VALUEARTHUR GLYN LEONARD
Ten years ago Mr. Wilson had grown weary of monogamy and had disappeared.
WORKHOUSE CHARACTERSMARGARET WYNNE NEVINSON
Evidently this magic custom is closely connected with the strict observance of monogamy.
ELEMENTS OF FOLK PSYCHOLOGYWILHELM WUNDT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MONOGAMY

  • abstemiousness
  • abstinence
  • chasteness
  • cherry
  • cleanness
  • continence
  • decency
  • demureness
  • devotion
  • honor
  • immaculacy
  • innocence
  • integrity
  • modesty
  • monogamy
  • morality
  • naïveté
  • restraint
  • singleness
  • sinlessness
  • spotlessness
  • temperance
  • uprightness
  • virginity
  • virtue
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.