how to pronounce celibate

sɛlɪbət

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meanings of celibate

adjective:

  1. Not married.
  2. Abstaining from sexual relations and pleasures.

noun:

  1. A celibate state; celibacy.
  2. One who is not married, especially one who has taken a religious vow not to get married, usually because of being a member of a religious community.

verb:

  1. To practice celibacy.

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