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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MORE VIRGINAL

She seemed taller and more stately than in street-dress, and at once younger, more defenceless, more virginal.

I cannot recall a more virginal morning than that snowy twilight before the dawn.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., from Old French virginal or directly from Latin virginalis, from virgin (see virgin). The keyed musical instrument so called from 1520s, but the reason is obscure (see virginals).

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.