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English adjective: virgin

1. virgin being used or worked for the first time

SamplesVirgin wool.



2. virgin in a state of sexual virginity

SamplesPure and vestal modesty.
A spinster or virgin lady.
Men have decreed that their women must be pure and virginal.

Synonymspure, vestal, virginal, virtuous



English noun: virgin

1. virgin (person) a person who has never had sex

Broader (hypernym)inexperienced person, innocent

2. Virgin (person) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Virgo


Broader (hypernym)individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul

Domain categoryastrology, star divination

3. Virgin (location) the sixth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about August 23 to September 22

SynonymsVirgo, Virgo the Virgin

Instance hypernymhouse, mansion, planetary house, sign, sign of the zodiac, star sign

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