What does purging mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term purging:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. purge, purging(noun)

    an act of removing by cleansing; ridding of sediment or other undesired elements

  2. purge, purging, purgation(adj)

    the act of clearing yourself (or another) from some stigma or charge

  3. purgatorial, purging, purifying(adj)

    serving to purge or rid of sin

    "purgatorial rites"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Purging

    of Purge

  2. Purging(adj)

    that purges; cleansing

  3. Purging(noun)

    the act of cleansing; excessive evacuations; especially, diarrhea

Matched Categories


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of purging in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of purging in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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