Synonyms of purify


1. purify, sublimate, make pure, distill, better, improve, amend, ameliorate, meliorate

usage: remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation; "purify the water"

2. purify, purge, sanctify, change, alter, modify

usage: make pure or free from sin or guilt; "he left the monastery purified"

3. purify, change

usage: become clean or pure or free of guilt and sin; "The hippies came to the ashram in order to purify"

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