Purify Definition

pyo͝orə-fī
purified, purifies, purifying
verb
purified, purifies, purifying
To rid of impurities or pollution.
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To become purified.
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To free from incorrect or corrupting elements.
Webster's New World
To free from guilt, sin, or ceremonial uncleanness.
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To purge (of or from)
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Origin of Purify

  • Middle English purifien from Old French purifier from Latin pūrificāre pūrus clean pure -ficāre -fy

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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