An example of pristine is a forest that hasn't been logged or damaged by humans.
Wearing a pristine white pinafore.
Origin of pristine
- Latin prīstinus per1 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Ancient Greek Ï€ÏÎ¯ÏƒÏ„Î·Ï‚ (pristÄ“s, “a saw, one that saws")
- From Middle French pristin.