Definitions for purityˈpyʊər ɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. purity, pureness(noun)

    being undiluted or unmixed with extraneous material

  2. purity, pureness, sinlessness, innocence, whiteness(noun)

    the state of being unsullied by sin or moral wrong; lacking a knowledge of evil

  3. honor, honour, purity, pureness(noun)

    a woman's virtue or chastity

Wiktionary

  1. purity(Noun)

    The state or degree of being pure.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Purity(noun)

    the condition of being pure

  2. Purity(noun)

    freedom from foreign admixture or deleterious matter; as, the purity of water, of wine, of drugs, of metals

  3. Purity(noun)

    cleanness; freedom from foulness or dirt

  4. Purity(noun)

    freedom from guilt or the defilement of sin; innocence; chastity; as, purity of heart or of life

  5. Purity(noun)

    freedom from any sinister or improper motives or views

  6. Purity(noun)

    freedom from foreign idioms, or from barbarous or improper words or phrases; as, purity of style

  7. Origin: [OE. purete, purte, OF. purt, F. puret, from L. puritas, fr. purus pure. See Pure.]

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. purity

    1. A rapt, interested and ecstatic aloofness toward natural processes. 2. A sewerage system that carries off everything, leaving the soul perfectly bald. 3. A condition of the mind that causes one to snoop around in garbage-dumps and start a league. 4. A plan of teaching things to children in which they are not interested. 5. An ethereal nose giving the miraculous power of sensing the lavatory in the Elysian Fields before it smells the flowers. (There is purity of mind, purity of body and purity of speech. Any one person endowed with all three of these modes or purity is blessed, elect, saved, or otherwise atrophied and pickled.)


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