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How to use the word purging in a Sentence?

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Khamenei took steps to consolidate the regime and maximize repression by purging presidential candidates who had participated in all of the regime’s crimes over the past 40 years. This is a clear sign of the regime’s crisis of overthrow and the final phase of the religious, terrorist dictatorship.

Maryam Rajavi

Found on FOX News
4 months ago


When they put this out and they used my name and my letter, they're basically trying to rationalize the cleansing, the purging of the Justice Department and the judiciary. This is very dangerous. That's a cynical move on their part.

Randy Credico

Found on CNN
1 year ago


There is a great purge going on and they are purging people on the basis of their views.

Richard Spencer

Found on FOX News
4 years ago


There is nothing the U.S. government can do to dissuade President Erdogan from purging the Turkish military and judiciary from people he views as a threat, president Erdogan will simply do this, period. He views such measures as both a matter of survival and then as a means to significantly greater power.

Matthew Bryza

Found on Reuters
5 years ago


There is no question there is a purging underway, the dissenters in the recent Supreme Court decision on gay marriage warned us this would happen.

Mat Staver

Found on FOX News
6 years ago

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The crime of book purging is that it involves a rejection of the word. For the word is never absolute truth, but only man's frail and human effort to approach the truth. To reject the word is to reject the human search.

Max Lerner

added by anonymous
7 years ago

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