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Definition of Purity

Purity

  1. The condition of being pure.
  2. freedom from foreign admixture or deleterious matter; as, the purity of water, of wine, of drugs, of metals.
  3. Cleanness; freedom from foulness or dirt.
  4. Freedom from guilt or the defilement of sin; innocence; chastity; as, purity of heart or of life.
  5. Freedom from any sinister or improper motives or views.
  6. Freedom from foreign idioms, or from barbarous or improper words or phrases; as, purity of style.

Purity Quotations

The rose is the flower and handmaiden of love - the lily, her fair associate, is the emblem of beauty and purity.
Dorothea Dix

A lovely nook of forest scenery, or a grand rock, like a beautiful woman, depends for much of its attractiveness upon the attendance sense of freedom from whatever is low; upon a sense of purity and of romance.
P. T. Barnum

There's a real purity in New Zealand that doesn't exist in the states. It's actually not an easy thing to find in our world anymore. It's a unique place because it is so far away from the rest of the world. There is a sense of isolation and also being protected.
Elijah Wood

There are few sights more pleasant to the eye than a wide cotton field when it is in bloom. It presents an appearance of purity, like an immaculate expanse of light, new-fallen snow.
Solomon Northup

The way to preserve the peace of the church is to preserve its purity.
Matthew Henry
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Purity Translations

purity in Dutch is helderheid, kuisheid, zindelijkheid
purity in German is Reinheit
purity in Latin is sanctimonia
purity in Spanish is pureza, limpieza
purity in Swedish is renhet
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