Translation of chastity in Spanish:

chastity

castidad, n.

Pronunciation /ˈtʃastɪti//ˈtʃæstədi/

noun

  • 1

    castidad feminine
    • We have certain core issues we lobby on, including the sanctity of innocent human life, chastity, marriage and the traditional family.
    • Girls are expected to display a number of feminine virtues, particularly modesty and chastity.
    • The biblical virtues of modesty, chivalry, chastity and fidelity are ignored.
    • Mr Cousins sees in this the disorderly, self-defeating aspects of both sexual desire and chastity.
    • Male and female members of religious orders took a vow of chastity and ordained priests were obligated to celibacy.
    • You owe him civil behavior, consideration, and decorum, not a vow of chastity.
    • When Christianity took over, the veil was changed to represent chastity and modesty.
    • Religion is an intensely personal matter and is as sacrosanct as chastity.
    • During that time she has had immense difficulty with her vows of chastity and obedience.
    • For the early Christian writers the tree has even become the symbol of chastity.
    • The authors also fail to understand that for Jesuits chastity is a way of relating to God, not just to other people.
    • For example, some groups stressed premarital chastity more than others did.
    • In 1534 they all swore an oath of poverty, chastity and obedience to the pope.
    • What he counsels as the proper Christian behavior for them is chastity.
    • It is mystical and ascetic, with the sisters observing vows of poverty, chastity and silence.
    • Horrified and overcome by guilt, Kate prays constantly for forgiveness and chastity.
    • Programs are screened for scenes that contradict the codes of sexual chastity and religious observance.
    • Imagine a particularly ascetic monastic order, whose rule not only enjoins chastity, but forbids sexual desire.
    • In spite of being single and professing the vow of chastity as a nun, I sometimes feel this way.
    • During that period, a woman was more concerned with preserving her chastity than with saving her life.