Synonyms of virtuous in English:

virtuous


See definition of virtuous

adjective

1‘they were entirely virtuous in their endeavours’

SYNONYMS

righteous, good, moral, morally correct, ethical, upright, upstanding, high-minded, right-minded, right-thinking, principled, exemplary, clean, law-abiding, lawful, irreproachable, blameless, guiltless, unimpeachable, just, honest, honourable, unbribable, incorruptible, anti-corruption

scrupulous, reputable, decent, respectable, noble, lofty, elevated, worthy, trustworthy, meritorious, praiseworthy, commendable, admirable, laudable

pure, pure as the driven snow, whiter than white, sinless, saintly, saintlike, godly, angelic

immaculate, impeccable

informal squeaky clean

ANTONYMS

bad, sinful

2‘his virtuous sister had been threatened with seduction’

SYNONYMS

virginal, virgin, chaste, maidenly, vestal, celibate, abstinent

pure, pure as the driven snow, sinless, free from sin, flawless, spotless, undefiled, untainted, unsullied, uncorrupted, intact, innocent, demure, modest, decent, seemly, decorous, wholesome

ANTONYMS

promiscuous, sinful