HyperDic: impure

English > 3 senses of the word impure:
ADJECTIVEallimpurecombined with extraneous elements
allimpure(used of persons or behaviors) immoral or obscene
allimpure, uncleanhaving a physical or moral blemish so as to make impure according to dietary or ceremonial laws
impure > pronunciation
Soundsihmpyuh'r
Rhymesallure ... Ur: 39 rhymes with uhr...
English > impure: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningcombined with extraneous elements.
Attribute ofpurity, purenessundiluted or unmixed with extraneous material
Narroweradulterate, adulterated, debasedmixed with impurities
alloyed(used of metals) debased by mixture with an inferior element
bastardized, bastardisedderiving from more than one source or style
contaminated, pollutedRendered unwholesome by contaminants and pollution
dirty, dingy, muddied, muddy(of color) discolored by impurities
technical-grade, technical gradeContaining small amounts of other chemicals, hence slightly impure
unpurifiednot made pure
See alsounclean, impureHaving a physical or moral blemish so as to make impure according to dietary or ceremonial laws
unprocessednot altered from an original or natural state
OppositepureFree of extraneous elements of any kind
Spanishimpuro
Nounsimpurenessthe condition of being impure
impurityworthless or dangerous material that should be removed
English > impure: 3 senses > adjective 2
Meaning(used of persons or behaviors) immoral or obscene.
Example"impure thoughts"
Attribute ofmoralityconcern with the distinction between good and evil or right and wrong
Narrowerdefiled, maculatemorally blemished
See alsounchastenot chaste
Oppositepure(used of persons or behaviors) having no faults
Spanishimpuro
English > impure: 3 senses > adjective 3
MeaningHaving a physical or moral blemish so as to make impure according to dietary or ceremonial laws.
Synonymunclean
Categoryreligion, faith, religious beliefA strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny
Narrowernonkosher, tref, terefahnot conforming to dietary laws
untouchable(especially used in traditional Hindu belief of the lowest caste or castes) defiling
See alsoimpurecombined with extraneous elements
Oppositecleanritually clean or pure
Spanishimpuro, sucio
Catalanimpur
Nounsimpurenessthe condition of being impure

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