• (America) IPA: /ˈtʃæstɪti/, [ˈtʃæstɪɾi]


  1. The quality of being chaste: the state of abstaining from any sexual activity considered immoral; avoidance of sexual sins.
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  1. (rare) A female given name from the virtue chastity.
    • 1990 Frank Zappa, Peter Occhiogrosso, The Real Frank Zappa Book, Simon&Schuster, ISBN 0671705725, page 247:
      Since she was saddled with that awful name, Chastity Bono has given her parents much grief over it. "It helps to get into a show or something, but most of the time it's a pain," she told McCall's. The girl blames mama Cher who was inspired by a movie.

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