VIRGIN has been recently used in news headlines. Please see the examples below
Examples and usage of VIRGIN in a sentence
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.
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.