‘PURE’ ‘Pure’ … Meaning.

Wordweb meaning….

Adjective: pure (purer,purest)  pyûr

  1. Free of extraneous elements of any kind
    “pure air and water“; “pure gold“; “pure primary colours“; “the violin’s pure and lovely song“; “pure tones“; “pure oxygen
  2. Free from discordant qualities
  3. Concerned with theory and data rather than practice; opposed to applied
    “pure science
  4. In a state of sexual virginity
    “pure and vestal modesty“; “men have decreed that their women must be pure and virginal“;
    vestal, virgin, virginal, virtuous, maiden
  5. Without qualification; used informally as an (often pejorative) intensifier
    “pure folly“;
    arrant, complete, consummate, double-dyed, everlasting, gross, perfect, sodding, stark, staring, thorough, thoroughgoing, utter, unadulterated, rigorous
  6. (of colour) being chromatically pure; not diluted with white, grey or black
  7. (used of persons or behaviors) having no faults; sinless
    “I felt pure and sweet as a new baby“; “pure as the driven snow

Derived forms: purer, purest

See also: axenic, chaste, clean, clear, fine, fresh, harmonious, immaculate, intemerate [rare], intense, light, morality, native, plain, pristine, processed, pureness, purity, sheer, straight up, sublimate, theoretical, unadulterated, unalloyed, unclouded, uncontaminated, undefiled, unmingled, unmitigated, unmixed, unpolluted, virginal, vivid, white

Antonym: impure

Encyclopedia: Pure, White and Deadly

About David Mathi Raj Samuel
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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