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Correct spelling:
celibate
Definition:
state; celibacy.

Synonyms:

adjective
abstaining from sexual activity
virgin, continent, virginal, virtuous, chaste, pure.
all
continent, celibate.
ascetic
miserly, austere, franciscan, ascetic, abstinent, monastic, parsimonious, stoic, stark, repentant, penitential, spartan, trappist, lenten, teetotaling, severe, abstemious, hermit-like, dry.
celibate
old maid, alone, abstinent, unmarried, intact, lone, maiden, unwed, single, virginal, pure, asexual, ascetic, virgin, bachelor, unplowed, spinsterish, monkish, monastic, solitary, abstemious, chaste.
continent
abstinent, abstentious.
pure
wide-eyed, inviolate, wet behind ears, pure as driven snow, babe in woods, Unprofaned, Unblighted, unspotted, lily white, Kidder, maidenly.
virtuous
on up and up, virtuous, without reproach, in the clear, moralistic, high-principled, clean-living.
noun
celibate
chaste, monk, continent, spinster, hermit.
person
celibate.
Examples of usage:
  1. But I am equally sure that most people under these or less intense circumstances will not remain celibate. – An Outline of Sexual Morality by Kenneth Ingram
  2. It was framed, of course, for a celibate community: but it has many permanent features which are unaffected by his limitation. – The Life of the Spirit and the Life of To-day by Evelyn Underhill
  3. For example, here am I, who can no longer be called a boy, and who am an Eastern, am also a celibate. – The Man Who Rose Again by Joseph Hocking
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