chaste Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"chaste" in British English

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chasteadjective

uk   us   /tʃeɪst/ formal
not having had ​sex, or only having a ​sexualrelationship with the ​person you are ​married to: In the past, a woman ​needed to be chaste to make a good ​marriage. They ​exchanged a few chaste ​kisses (= not ​expressingsexualdesire). used to ​describedecoration or ​style that is very ​simple and ​smooth: I like the ​simple, chaste ​lines of ​theirarchitecture.
(Definition of chaste from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"chaste" in American English

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chasteadjective

 us   /tʃeɪst/
without having any ​sexualactivity or ​involvementoutside of ​marriage: The ​maincharacterlives a chaste, ​modestlife.
(Definition of chaste from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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