Examples and usage of VIRGIN
To better understand the meaning of VIRGIN, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word VIRGIN
"No longer a virgin"- The word/phrase 'virgin' was used by 'Mario Vargas Llosa' in 'Who killed palomino molero'.
"For she clung with her expiring virtue to the virgin, the sculptures, the tombs anything"- 'Gustave Flaubert' has used the virgin in the novel Madame bovary.
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Usage of "VIRGIN": Examples from famous English Poetry
"Clad all in white, that seemes a virgin best"
- This term virgin was used by Edmund Spenser in the Poem Epithalamion.
"The virgin-births with which thy spouse"
- This term virgin was used by Richard Crashaw in the Poem A hymn to the name and honour.
"To say—she lived a virgin chaste"
- This term virgin was used by Andrew Marvell in the Poem An epitaph.