Pronunciation of Purify
/pjˈʊɹɪfˌa͡ɪ/, /pjˈʊɹɪfˌaɪ/, /p_j_ˈʊ_ɹ_ɪ_f_ˌaɪ/
Synonyms for purify:
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
free; make clean (verb)
Usage examples for purify:
- When the hour came, I said to her, " Go, Javotte, get into the bath and call me when you are ready, for I must purify you as I have purified your father and Capitani." - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
- Purify your life and go on south all sweet again. - "The University of Hard Knocks", Ralph Parlette.
- It must be done to remove the relics of the rebellion; it must be done to pluck out political disease from the body politic, and restore the elementary principles of our Government; it must be done to preserve peace in the States and harmony in our Federal system; it must be done to assure the happiness and prosperity of the Southern people themselves; it must be done to establish in our institutions the principles of universal justice; it must be done to secure the strongest possible guarantees against future wars; it must be done in obedience to that golden rule which insists upon doing to others what we would that others should do unto us; it must be done if we would obey the moral law that teaches us to love our neighbors as ourselves; in fine, it must be done to purify, strengthen, and perpetuate a Government in which are now fondly centered the best hopes of mankind. - "History of the Thirty-Ninth Congress of the United States", Wiliam H. Barnes.