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chaste / chāst/ • adj. abstaining from extramarital, or from all, sexual intercourse. ∎  not having any sexual nature or intention: a chaste, consoling embrace. ∎  without unnecessary ornamentation; simple or restrained: the dark, chaste interior. DERIVATIVES: chaste·ly adv. chaste·ness n.

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chaste

chaste XIII. — (O)F. — L. castus.
So chastity XIII.

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chaste

chastebarefaced, baste, boldfaced, chaste, haste, lambaste, paste, po-faced, red-faced, self-faced, shamefaced, smooth-faced, strait-laced, taste, unplaced, untraced, waist, waste •toothpaste • foretaste • aftertaste •shirtwaist

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