Definition of unchastity in English:

unchastity

noun

  • See unchaste

    • ‘So I will have to modify my previous position: the problem is a culture of unchastity, whether hetero or homosexual.’
    • ‘More specifically, chapter one examines how a new language of gallantry competed with older Christian perceptions of adultery as a sinful unchastity requiring public policing.’
    • ‘The topics addressed are swearing, falling from God, an exhortation against the fear of death, obedience to earthly rulers, adultery and unchastity, and contention and brawling.’
    • ‘He immediately points out that sins against this commandment include not helping one's neighbor in preventing unchastity.’
    • ‘Nay, but they say that the precious metals foster all manner of vice, such as the seduction of women, adultery, and unchastity, in short, crimes of violence against the person.’

Pronunciation

unchastity

/ʌnˈtʃastɪti/