Meaning of “virtuous” in the English Dictionary

"virtuous" in British English

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virtuousadjective

uk /ˈvɜː.tʃu.əs/ us /ˈvɝː.tʃu.əs/

(Definition of “virtuous” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"virtuous" in American English

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virtuousadjective

us /ˈvɜr·tʃu·əs/

possessing good moral qualities:

I’ve been up working since six o’clock this morning so I’m feeling very virtuous.

(Definition of “virtuous” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)