unchastity


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un·chaste

 (ŭn-chāst′)
adj. un·chast·er, un·chast·est
Not chaste.

un·chaste′ly adv.
un·chas′ti·ty (-chăs′tĭ-tē) n.
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But the violation of marriage, or any other unchastity, was never heard of; and the married pair pass their lives with the same friendship and mutual benevolence, that they bear to all others of the same species who come in their way, without jealousy, fondness, quarrelling, or discontent.
Unchastity and infidelity were as confused to him as to the Middle Ages, his only moral teacher.
It would excuse theft in Washingtons and Wellingtons, and unchastity in women as well.
These sins are: Covetousness, Unchastity, Anger, Gluttony, Envy, Sloth, and, chief of all, Pride, the earliest of all, through which Lucifer was moved to his fatal rebellion against God, whence spring all human ills.
From within people, from their hearts, come evil thoughts, unchastity, theft, murder, adultery, greed, malice, deceit, licentiousness, envy, blasphemy, arrogance, folly.
Amazons," learned independent women, made men nervous and were suspected of sexual unchastity.
As the stage shifts from Venice to Cyprus, other than the fear of miscegenation, we find two more spreading plagues that afflict the enclosed and claustrophobic Cypriot community--Iago's slander and Venetian women's alleged unchastity Even though early modern English people imagined the island as the origin of the pestilence, as the narrative approaches its spatial origin, quite oddly enough, the plague becomes a more mercurial and metaphoric entity.
It should be noted that this case was decided under now-abandoned common law principles that drew distinctions between libel and slander, and the case held that a slanderous communication regarding female homosexuality was actionable per se (without requiring special proof of damage) as an imputation of unchastity in a woman.
Thus, unchastity was a pardonable sin in men but not in women who fell into disgrace by an act of unchastity.
But I say to you that anyone who divorces his wife, except on the ground of unchastity, causes her to commit adultery; and whoever marries a divorced woman commits adultery.
promulgate the "depravity, criminality, unchastity, or lack of
By unchastity, (namely), taking two wives in their lives, while the foundation of creation is "male and female he created them.