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Another word for virtuous

  1. In accordance with principles of right or good conduct

      1. Having to do with ethics or morality; of or conforming to moral standards
      2. Conforming to the standards of conduct of a given profession or group
      3. Being in accordance with the accepted principles of right and wrong that govern the conduct of a profession:
      1. Conforming to standards of what is right or just in behavior; virtuous:
      2. Good or right in conduct or character; sometimes, specif., virtuous in sexual conduct
      3. Relating to, serving to teach, or in accordance with the principles of right and wrong
      1. Having principles, as of conduct
      2. Based on, having or manifesting principles.
      3. Based on, marked by, or manifesting principle:
      1. Belonging to one; own:
      2. Characterized by appropriateness or suitability; fitting:
      3. Fitting; seemly; right
      1. Of the side or bank of a river on the right of a person facing downstream
      2. In or into a satisfactory state or condition:
      3. Having a right angle:
      1. (Slang) Good, excellent, satisfying, pleasant, authentic, etc.
      2. Acting in a just, upright manner; doing what is right; virtuous
      3. Morally right; fair and just
      1. Proper or fitting
      2. By right, by law.
      3. Right or proper; just.
      1. Sane, clear thinking.
      2. Having ideas and views based on what is right or intended to be right.
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  2. Morally beyond reproach, especially in sexual conduct

      1. Not involving or suggestive of sexual desire or indecency:
      2. Pure or simple in design or style; austere.
      3. Pure, decent, or modest in nature, behavior, etc.
      1. Fairly good; acceptable; satisfactory:
      2. Suitable; fitting:
      3. Reasonably good; adequate
      1. Behaving, dressing, speaking, etc. in a way that is considered proper or decorous; decent
      2. Quiet and humble in appearance, style, etc.; not pretentious
      3. Observing conventional proprieties in speech, behavior, or dress, especially in the avoidance of arousing sexual interest.
      1. Showing or requiring great precision or sensitive discernment; subtle:
      2. Having a pleasant or attractive appearance:
      3. Exhibiting courtesy and politeness:
      1. Having a homogeneous or uniform composition; not mixed:
      2. Complete; utter:
      3. (Linguistics) Articulated with a single unchanging speech sound; monophthongal:
      1. Obtained from the first pressing, without the use of heat
      2. Never having had trees removed or cut down:
      3. Like or suggesting a virgin because untouched, unmarked, pure, clean, etc.
      1. Relating to, characteristic of, or befitting a virgin.
      2. Of, characteristic of, or proper to a virgin; maidenly
      3. Pure; fresh; untouched; unsullied

Another word for virtuous