chaste

(redirected from chastest)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
See: pure
References in classic literature ?
What is left 'tis hoped will not offend the chastest reader or the modest hearer; and as the best use is made even of the worst story, the moral 'tis hoped will keep the reader serious, even where the story might incline him to be otherwise.
That book has no baudy word in it; but baudy acts need the baudy ejaculations; the erotic, full flavored expressions, which even the chastest indulge in, when lust, or love, is in its full tide of performance.
Tho' I say it as shouldn't I think this is the very prettiest, chastest, most uncommon, most rich and yet quiet and gentle without garishness, of any room I ever saw, I don't mean to say, but what a great part of its present value is attributable to the multitude and disposition of the pretty things brought there and arranged by the taste of My lady--But still the room