Words starting with pur

Words and definitions

Meaning of Purge

Purge means: To clear of sediment, as a boiler, or of air, as a steam pipe, by driving off or permitting escape.

Meaning of Purge

Purge means: To clear from guilt, or from moral or ceremonial defilement; as, to purge one of guilt or crime.

Meaning of Purge

Purge means: To clear from accusation, or the charge of a crime or misdemeanor, as by oath or in ordeal.

Meaning of Purge

Purge means: To remove in cleansing; to deterge; to wash away; -- often followed by away.

Meaning of Purge

Purge means: To become pure, as by clarification.

Meaning of Purge

Purge means: To have or produce frequent evacuations from the intestines, as by means of a cathartic.

Meaning of Purge

Purge means: The act of purging.

Meaning of Purge

Purge means: That which purges; especially, a medicine that evacuates the intestines; a cathartic.

Meaning of Purger

Purger means: One who, or that which, purges or cleanses; especially, a cathartic medicine.

Meaning of Purgery

Purgery means: The part of a sugarhouse where the molasses is drained off from the sugar.

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Meaning of Zoster

Zoster means: Shingles.

Meaning of Zoroastrism

Zoroastrism means: Same as Zoroastrianism.

Meaning of Zoroastrianism

Zoroastrianism means: The religious system of Zoroaster, the legislator and prophet of the ancient Persians, which was the national faith of Persia; mazdeism. The system presupposes a good spirit (Ormuzd) and an opposing evil spirit (Ahriman). Cf. Fire worship, under Fire, and Parsee.

Meaning of Zoroastrian

Zoroastrian means: A follower of Zoroaster; one who accepts Zoroastrianism.

Meaning of Zoroastrian

Zoroastrian means: Of or pertaining to Zoroaster, or his religious system.

Meaning of Zorilla

Zorilla means: Either one of two species of small African carnivores of the genus Ictonyx allied to the weasels and skunks.

Meaning of Zoril

Zoril means: Same as Zorilla.

Meaning of Zopilote

Zopilote means: The urubu, or American black vulture.

Meaning of Zope

Zope means: A European fresh-water bream (Abramis ballerus).

Meaning of Zoozoo

Zoozoo means: The wood pigeon.

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