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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • n. Moral excellence and righteousness; goodness.
  • n. An example or kind of moral excellence: the virtue of patience.
  • n. Chastity, especially in a woman.
  • n. A particularly efficacious, good, or beneficial quality; advantage: a plan with the virtue of being practical.
  • n. Effective force or power: believed in the virtue of prayer.
  • n. Christianity The fifth of the nine orders of angels in medieval angelology.
  • n. Obsolete Manly courage; valor.
  • idiom. by On the grounds or basis of; by reason of: well-off by virtue of a large inheritance.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • n. Manly strength or courage; bravery; daring; spirit; valor.
  • n. Active quality or power; capacity or power adequate to the production of a given effect; energy; strength; potency; efficacy.
  • n. Energy or influence operating without contact of the material or sensible substance.
  • n. Excellence; value; merit; meritoriousness; worth.
  • n. Specifically, moral excellence; integrity of character; purity of soul; performance of duty.
  • n. A particular moral excellence.
  • n. Specifically: Chastity; purity; especially, the chastity of women; virginity.
  • n. One of the orders of the celestial hierarchy.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • n. Manly spirit; bravery; valor; daring; courage.
  • n. Moral goodness; the practice of moral duties and the conformity of life and conversation to the moral law; uprightness; rectitude; morality: the opposite of vice.
  • n. A particular moral excellence: as, the virtue of temperance or of charity.
  • n. Specifically, female purity; chastity.
  • n. Any good quality, merit, or admirable faculty.
  • n. An inherent power; a property capable of producing certain effects; strength; force; potency; efficacy; influence, especially active influence, and often medicinal efficacy.
  • n. One of the orders of the celestial hierarchy. The virtues are often represented in art as angels in complete armor, bearing pennons and battle-axes.
  • n. A mighty work; a miracle.
  • n. Synonyms Morals, Ethics, etc. (see morality); probity, integrity, rectitude, worth.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • n. any admirable quality or attribute
  • n. morality with respect to sexual relations
  • n. a particular moral excellence
  • n. the quality of doing what is right and avoiding what is wrong
  • Equivalent
    Words that are more generic or abstract
    worth    goodness    good   
    Words with the same meaning
    bravery    daring    spirit    valor    energy    strength    potency    efficacy    excellence    value   
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    Words that are found in similar contexts
    wisdom    beauty    quality    knowledge    principle    happiness    justice    genius    purity    morality