purifying

All Verb Adjective Noun
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  • He had done this on purpose, because he wanted to be purified once more.
  • To talk of love and its purifying influence was only one of these ways. Cited from The Second Latchkey, by Williamson
  • She did not stay at home with any thought of purifying herself by the action. Cited from Flames, by Robert Smythe Hichens
  • They did what they did to purify the party, so that they could stay in it. Cited from Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Volume VIII, by Robert Green Ingersoll
  • During this process, they may become more purified based on their actions.
  • Your love takes possession of my heart and my will, and purifies both of them. Cited from Three Dramas, by Bjornstjerne M. Bjornson
  • The fire shows itself sometimes only as light -- still it will be fire of purifying. Cited from Unspoken Sermons, by George MacDonald
  • She came into our lives just long enough to purify our air and -- clear my vision. Cited from A Son of the Hills, by Harriet T. Comstock
  • Some one may be seen to purify himself in only one life by mighty efforts. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • We must begin with the individual to purify him before the state or society can be made much better. Cited from Studies in the Life of the Christian,Henry T. Sell
  • This new high number or level of activity is then run through the process stream and purified.
  • The home was then purified with holy water to ensure they never came back.
  • His love for his brother ran like a purifying current through his veins. Cited from The Knave of Diamonds, by Ethel May Dell
  • Because of this fact, it is possible to purify water in a very simple way. Cited from General Science, by Bertha M. Clark
  • To increase and purify within us the desire for justice: how shall this thing be done? Cited from The Buried Temple, by Maurice Maeterlinck
  • Every change in her life was purifying her; it hardly could raise her. Cited from Life of Charlotte Bronte, V2, by E. C. Gaskell
  • And put no difference between us and them, purifying their hearts by faith. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Acts Book 51
  • She cannot speak for three days, after which she will be purified and fully restored to life.
  • Other popular methods for purifying water, especially for local private supplies are listed below.
  • Many people left the regions because water could not be purified.
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Root form of purifying is purify for the verb.

Meaning of purifying

  • verb Remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation
    purify the water
  • verb Make pure or free from sin or guilt
    he left the monastery purified
  • verb Become clean or pure or free of guilt and sin
    The hippies came to the ashram in order to purify
  • adjective Freeing from noxious matter
    filtration is a purifying agent