chasteness : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n lack of ornamentation
- v censure severely
- v restrain
- v correct by punishment or discipline
- Boy Fenwick's known chasteness bore them out and Iris went about her life in a manner that seemed to bear them out.
- Polo even referred to the exalted chasteness of Beijing women, in an unsubtle attempt to curb his own teenage daughters.