What does cleansing mean?

Definitions for cleansing
cleans·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cleaning, cleansing, cleanup(adj)

    the act of making something clean

    "he gave his shoes a good cleaning"

  2. ablutionary, cleansing(adj)

    cleansing the body by washing; especially ritual washing of e.g. hands

    "ablutionary rituals"

  3. cleansing, purifying(adj)

    acting like an antiseptic

Wiktionary

  1. cleansing(Noun)

    The process of removing dirt, toxins etc.

    Regular skin cleansing may help to prevent acne.

  2. cleansing(Adjective)

    One that cleanses.

    Apply the cleansing cream to your skin.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cleansing

    of Cleanse

Freebase

  1. Cleansing

    Cleansing is the fourth album by the American heavy metal band Prong. It was produced by Terry Date, whereas all of Prong's previous albums had been produced by Mark Dodson. It includes ex-Killing Joke members Paul Raven on bass guitar and John Bechdel on keyboards/programming. Cleansing was Prong's only moderate commercial success. It was reissued in 2008 as a digipack version. The music video to "Snap Your Fingers, Snap Your Neck" was featured on an episode of Beavis and Butt-head. Dry Kill Logic covered it on their Rot EP, which was only available from Roadrunner Records metal radio mail list. Demon Hunter also covered "Snap Your Fingers, Snap Your Neck" on their album, The Triptych. Six Feet Under covered this song on their third cover album Graveyard Classics 3. The professional wrestler Justin Credible used the track as his entrance theme in Extreme Championship Wrestling and when performing in the independent promotions. To promote the album, Prong embarked on the Cleansing Tour which included opening acts Clutch and Drown. They also toured with Sepultura and Pantera as an opener for their Chaos A.D. and Far Beyond Driven tours.

Anagrams for cleansing »

  1. cleanings, enscaling

How to pronounce cleansing?

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How to say cleansing in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cleansing in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cleansing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of cleansing in a Sentence

  1. Shriram Subramanian:

    These instances show a glimpse into the incestuous financial services industry where quid pro quo has become the norm. The rot ... is deep and needs more cleansing.

  2. Shorsh Hassan:

    We will continue cleansing one village after another, and after that, we will continue to liberate all of Rojava and all Syrian soil from this terrorist organization Daesh, this is the promise we have made to ourselves and to the Kurdish and Syrian people.

  3. Marsha Levine Levine:

    Benjamin Netanyahu wants ethnic cleansing, the Jews have become the Nazis…It’s really fascinating that the JC and the people behind it claim they speak for Jews. You don’t speak for me. Never once was I quoted correctly in the past, not even about the bloody horses. I want justice for Palestine.

  4. Karen Grace:

    The wider issue is people being priced out of London and someone needs to bring attention to it, it is social cleansing...I hope we can win our case and become a symbol of hope for the housing movement.

  5. Daniel Sullivan:

    By enslaving women, ISIS is effectively cleansing the lands of Yazidi and other minority groups of their ethnic identity.

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Translations for cleansing

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  • detergenteItalian
  • очищающий, очищение, чисткаRussian
  • rengörande, rensning, rengöring, renande, reningSwedish

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