Spanish translation of virtue
- (= good quality)
⇒ to extol sb's virtues
alabar or ensalzar las virtudes de algn
idiom: to make a virtue of necessity
hacer de la necesidad virtud
- (= advantage)
⇒ it has the virtue of simplicity or of being simple
tiene la virtud or ventaja de ser sencillo
⇒ I see no virtue in (doing) that
no veo ninguna ventaja en (hacer) eso
- (= chastity)
⇒ her virtue was in no danger
su castidad or honra no corría peligro
⇒ he had designs on her virtue
iba a tratar de seducirla
⇒ a woman of easy virtue
una mujer de vida alegre,
una mujer de moralidad laxa
⇒ by virtue of,
⇒ in virtue of
en virtud de,
Example Sentences Including 'virtue'
The lembas had a virtue without which they would long ago have lain down to die.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
Why, even at her ripe age, when she had learned the difficult virtue.Dreams of Innocence
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Translation of virtue from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary
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