Definition of Chastest

1. Adjective. (superlative of chaste) ¹



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Definition of Chastest

1. chaste [adj] - See also: chaste

Lexicographical Neighbors of Chastest

chasted
chastely
chasten
chasten'd
chastened
chastener
chasteners
chasteness
chastenesses
chastenest
chasteneth
chastening
chasteningly
chastens
chaster
chastest (current term)
chasting
chastise
chastised
chastiser
chastisers
chastises
chastisest
chastiseth
chastising
chastities

Literary usage of Chastest

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Fall of Tollan by James Edward Routh (1905)
"Spreading around on every gentle breeze chastest of perfumes faint; amid the hall Were boards of ebony, like polished dusk, Whereon lay spread the banquet ..."

2. Seventy Sonnets of Camoens: Portuguese Text and Translation. With Original Poems by Luís de Camões (1881)
"rI ""HE eyes where love in chastest fire would glow, Joying to be consumed amidst their light, The face whereon with wondrous lustre bright The purple rose ..."

3. The Works of Thomas Kyd by Thomas Kyd (1901)
"To bind it fast: Oh, I know womens harts What stuffe they are made of, my Lord : gifts and giuing Will melt the chastest seeming female liuing. Lor. ..."

4. Early English Poetry, Ballads, and Popular Literature of the Middle Ages by Percy Society (1842)
"... To thee this May we sing, by whom Our roses from the lilies bloom. Upon this royal flower, Sprung from the chastest* bed, Thy glorious sweetness shower ..."

5. City Architecture, Or, Designs for Dwelling Houses, Stores, Hotels, Etc by Marriott Field (1853)
"we believe, ol Italian street architecture ; the Metropolitan, which we consider the chastest and best-proportioned Hotel-front yet erected ; Stewart's ..."

6. Ancient Poetical Tracts of the Sixteenth Century: Reprinted from Unique by Edward Francis Rimbault (1842)
"Upon this royal flower, Sprung from the chastest* bed, Thy glorious sweetness shower ; And first let myrtles crowne his head, Then palms and ..."

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