The definition of immaculate is someone or something that is free from mistakes, absolutely clean and without sin.adjective
- An example of immaculate is a test where a person got every answer correct.
- An example of immaculate is a house that has been cleaned so it is spic and span with no dirt anywhere.
- An example oif immaculate is the conception that resulted in the birth of Jesus Christ.
- perfectly clean; without a spot or stain; unsoiled
- perfectly correct; without a flaw, fault, or error
- pure; innocent; without sin
- Biol. of a solid color, without marks or spots
Origin: ME < L immaculatus < in-, not + maculatus, pp. of maculare, to spot, soil < macula, a spot, prob. < IE base *smē-, to smear > smite
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- Impeccably clean; spotless. See Synonyms at clean.
- Free from stain or blemish; pure.
- Free from fault or error: an immaculate record.
- Having no markings.
Origin: Middle English immaculat, from Latin immaculātus : in-, not; see in-1 + maculātus, past participle of maculāre, to blemish (from macula, spot).
- im·macˈu·late·ly adverb
- im·macˈu·late·ness noun