Synonyms of virtuous in English:


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1‘they were entirely virtuous in their endeavours’

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

bad, sinful

2‘his virtuous sister had been threatened with seduction’

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

promiscuous, sinful