What does PRISTINE mean?

Definitions for PRISTINE
ˈprɪs tin, prɪˈstin; esp. Brit. ˈprɪs taɪnPRISTINE

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word PRISTINE.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pristine(adj)

    completely free from dirt or contamination

    "pristine mountain snow"

  2. pristine(adj)

    immaculately clean and unused

    "handed her his pristine white handkerchief"

Wiktionary

  1. pristine(Adjective)

    Unspoiled; still with its original purity; uncorrupted or unsullied

  2. pristine(Adjective)

    primitive, pertaining to the earliest state of something

  3. Origin: From pristin.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pristine(adj)

    belonging to the earliest period or state; original; primitive; primeval; as, the pristine state of innocence; the pristine manners of a people; pristine vigor

  2. Origin: [L. pristinus, akin to prior: cf. F. pristin. See Prior, a.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pristine

    pris′tin, adj. as at first: former: belonging to the earliest time: ancient. [O. Fr.,—L. pristinus; cf. priscus, antique, prior, former.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of PRISTINE in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of PRISTINE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mark Rosati:

    After the first couple of burgers of the day are griddled, it's not so pristine anymore.

  2. Jordan Poole:

    We went to great lengths to have it slightly decayed-looking. We don't want it to be pristine.

  3. Martin Dolan:

    It's not going to be a pristine aircraft, but for our purposes, we expect that the aircraft remains will be in satisfactory condition.

  4. Chairman Jacques Nasser:

    The area of interest has had accelerated development pressures over the last 20 years and it is not the pristine wilderness it was two decades ago.

  5. Natsue Abe:

    We already drilled and have taken some samples from the ocean floor but (only) from the top, (We want) to dig from the ocean floor to the deep pristine mantle.

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