Usage examples for unchaste

  1. So is the prayer of an unchaste person. – A History of English Literature Elizabethan Literature by George Saintsbury
  2. Some ancient writers accuse Fausta of indulging an unchaste passion for her stepson and of bringing about his death in revenge for his disappointing her desires. – Women of Early Christianity Woman: In all ages and in all countries, Vol. 3 (of 10) by Alfred Brittain Mitchell Carroll
  3. Grant not to youth its heart's unchaste desire, But, swiftly spurning lust's unholy fire, Bless only love and willing wedlock's crown The war- worn fliers from the battle's wrack Find refuge at the hallowed altar- side, The sanctuary divine,- Ye gods! – Suppliant Maidens and Other Plays by AEschylus
  4. And seeing the honour that was shown to the deceased, such women as were wanton and unchaste resolved to amend their lives. – The Tales Of The Heptameron, Vol. I. (of V.) by Margaret, Queen Of Navarre
  5. When I realized what lives some of my poets had led, how they were drunkards, and swindlers, and unchaste, and untrue, I lamented over them with a sense of personal disgrace in them, and to this day I have no patience with that code of the world which relaxes itself in behalf of the brilliant and gifted offender; rather he should suffer more blame. – Literature and Life by William Dean Howells
  6. These spirits were unchaste. – The Delights of Wisdom Pertaining to Conjugial Love by Emanuel Swedenborg
  7. He who never forgot anything with which he could charge himself, would not have passed over drunkenness, if he could remember that he had been guilty of it; and he distinctly asserts, also, that he was never in a single instance unchaste. – Bunyan by James Anthony Froude
  8. That this is the case, appears more evidently from such as are unchaste. – The Delights of Wisdom Pertaining to Conjugial Love by Emanuel Swedenborg
  9. Hence his roundabout route; and hence his selection of the chaste as against the unchaste pavement of Coventry Street. – The Pretty Lady by Arnold E. Bennett
  10. Others say that the twofold meaning of the name of their nurse gave rise to this legend, for the Latins use the word lupa for she- wolves, and also for unchaste women, as was the wife of Faustulus, who brought up the children, Acca Laurentia by name. – Plutarch's Lives, Volume I (of 4) by Plutarch
  11. Now from the stream Pelusian of the Nile, Was come the boyish king, taming the rage Of his effeminate people: pledge of peace; And Caesar safely trod Pellaean halls; When Cleopatra bribed her guard to break The harbour chains, and borne in little boat Within the Macedonian palace gates, Caesar unknowing, entered: Egypt's shame; Fury of Latium; to the bane of Rome Unchaste. – Pharsalia; Dramatic Episodes of the Civil Wars by Lucan
  12. Chippewyans: Unchaste; Love and drums. – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck
  13. They say that she was also called Lupa; and Lupa being the name applied to a woman of unchaste character, as well as the term used to designate a she- wolf, in this manner the sceptics accounted for the marvellous story of the sons of Rhea being suckled by a wolf. – Roman Women Woman: In All Ages and in All Countries, Volume 2 (of 10) by Alfred Brittain
  14. In seventeen he could not get express information, and in only four was it stated that a chaste girl was more esteemed than an unchaste one. – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck
  15. Too dear I prized a fair enchanting face: Beauty unchaste is beauty in disgrace. – The Odyssey of Homer by Homer, translated by Alexander Pope
  16. He is still meek and lowly; He is still just and having salvation; and He will purge out of His kingdom all that is not like Himself, the unchaste and the idle, the unjust and the unmerciful, and the covetous man, who is an idolater, says the scripture, though he may call himself seven times a Protestant, and rail at the Pope in public meetings, while he justifies greediness and tyranny by glib words about the necessities of business and the laws of trade, and by philosophy falsely so called, which cometh not from above, but is earthly, sensual, devilish. – Sermons on National Subjects by Charles Kingsley
  17. The ordinary figure given for London is from 60, 000 to 80, 000. This maybe true if it is meant to include all habitually unchaste women. – In-Darkest-England-and-the-Way-Out by Booth, William
  18. Whatever you wish to be, that you may become, provided only that your ambition is sordid, criminal, and unchaste. – IT and Other Stories by Gouverneur Morris