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chastity beltnoun [C]

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a ​device that some women were ​forced to ​wear in the past to ​prevent them from having ​sex. It had a ​part that went between the woman's ​legs and a ​lock so that it could not be ​removed.
(Definition of chastity belt from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chastity belt”
in Chinese (Simplified) (过去强迫妇女戴在两腿间的)贞节带…
in Chinese (Traditional) (過去強迫婦女戴在兩腿間的)貞操帶…
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