English to Swahili Meaning :: virtue

wema
Virtue :
nguvu
- nguvufadhila
 

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Noun(1) the quality of doing what is right and avoiding what is wrong(2) any admirable quality or attribute(3) morality with respect to sexual relations(4) a particular moral excellence

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(1) He notes that vice is punished and virtue rewarded in most of the director's many babelicious films.(2) It forces heroes and heroines to act out of character and rewards vice with virtue .(3) There is no vice and virtue , no moral framework to locate the individual within the cosmic infinity of the universe.(4) The status of a character trait as a virtue need not be a fixed matter, but a matter complexly interrelated with the sort of society in which it appears.(5) It's like being very honest about other people's failings, and being honest is a virtue , so I try very hard.(6) Well, read on and decide for yourselves just what standards of journalistic virtue these folks aspire to.(7) It is by goodness and piety that man reaches perfect happiness: virtue is its own reward.(8) To be self-conscious in the most basic sense seems a virtue : to be self-aware.(9) Claiming that gay men may not value fidelity is not the same as claiming someone doesn't value a virtue such as courage or honor.(10) Kindness is an underrated virtue altogether in my humble opinion.(11) They established personal standards of piety and virtue that no other group of people since then can match.(12) Set in a unified fascistic nation of the future, this satirical sci-fi thriller sees the goodies styled as Nazis and rampant patriotism as a virtue .(13) In the Confucian view, the elder brother is meant to enable his younger brothers and sisters to cultivate their virtue by providing a moral example for them.(14) But he kept his religious views a secret, and thus spread good works instead of wasting valuable time and energy on a public performance of moral virtue .(15) Some hold that what makes any person fundamentally deserving of good or bad fortune is her level of virtue or moral merit.(16) It is very difficult to discuss ethical or morals questions such as virtue in a moderate or reasonable way.
Related Words
(1) by virtue of ::
kwa nguvu ya
(2) virtue ethics ::
nguvu maadili
(3) in virtue of ::
kwa nguvu ya
(4) civic virtue ::
nguvu ya uraia
Synonyms
Noun
1. goodness ::
wema
2. strong point ::
hatua kali
3. merit ::
usahihi
4. chastity ::
usafi wa moyo
Antonyms
1. deficiency ::
upungufu
2. demerit ::
demerit
Different Forms
virtue, virtues
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We ask the Maiden to protect Sally\'s virtue

We ask the Maiden to protect Sally's VIRTUE

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 3


I\'ll leave that to the brothel keeper.
It\'s her name I need, not her virtue.

I'll leave that to the brothel keeper. It's her name I need, not her VIRTUE.

Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 3


Look, if this was 15,000 years ago,
by virtue of his size and strength...

Look, if this was 15,000 years ago, by VIRTUE of his size and strength...

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 6


It would be a tragedy for
the King to lose his virtue

It would be a tragedy for the King to lose his VIRTUE

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 2


...while Mr. Kim,
by virtue of his youth and naiveté...

...while Mr. Kim, by VIRTUE of his youth and naiveté...

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 12


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