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  Words related to pure

Related / Similar Words: unmixed, undiluted, vestal, virgin, virginal, virtuous, saturated

 

Definition:
  • not mixed; "pure oxygen";
  • in a state of sexual virginity; "pure and vestal modesty"; "a spinster or virgin lady"; "men have decreed that their women must be pure and virginal";
  • (of color) being chromatically pure; not diluted with white or gray or black;
  • concerned with theory and data rather than practice; opposed to applied; "pure science";
  • free from discordant qualities;
  • used of persons or behaviors; having no faults; sinless; "I felt pure and sweet as a new baby"- Sylvia Plath; "pure as the driven snow";
  • free of extraneous elements of any kind; "pure air and water"; "pure gold"; "pure primary colors"; "the violin''s pure and lovely song"; "pure tones";

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    See Also: chaste, clean, processed

     

    Attributes: morality, purity, pureness

     

    Anagrams: Peru

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese:   Dutch: puur  
    Finnish: puhdas   French: pur  
    German: rein   Hungarian: tiszta  
    Italian: puro   Japanese: 純粋な  
    Korean: 맑다   Portuguese: puro  
    Russian: чистый   Spanish: puro  
    Swedish: ren  
     
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