What does cleansing mean?

Definitions for cleansing
cleans·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cleaning, cleansing, cleanupadjective

    the act of making something clean

    "he gave his shoes a good cleaning"

  2. ablutionary, cleansingadjective

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

    "ablutionary rituals"

  3. cleansing, purifyingadjective

    acting like an antiseptic

Wiktionary

  1. cleansingnoun

    The process of removing dirt, toxins etc.

    Regular skin cleansing may help to prevent acne.

  2. cleansingadjective

    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

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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. State John Sullivan:

    We condemn the ethnic cleansing of Rohingya in Burma and the atrocities committed against them.

  2. Daniel Tillias:

    We call this a peace and happiness place. It can help with the cleansing that we want to see because we know that's what the children of Cité Soleil really deserve, they have a chance to hear birds singing in the garden. They have a chance to see a tree that they planted getting as tall as them.

  3. Mickey Mehta:

    Today life is going through unstable paces, animals slaved in cages and food exhibited in show-cases. We eat trash, our language is brash, life is a dash and humanity is about to crash. Black is cash, party is a bash and cleansing is just a splash. Wake up, come back to nature or else a human being will just be reduced to a caricature . Let your life be naturalized, get MickeyMized.

  4. Charles Kelly Barrow:

    Their support of this cultural cleansing has created a very divisive atmosphere in the South and by their silence they have created the impression that they support these hostile and destructive actions, this is not the road to brotherhood and understanding.

  5. 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.

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

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