PURGE MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Purge Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To clarify; to defecate, as liquors.
  2. (v. t.) The act of purging.
  3. (v. i.) To have or produce frequent evacuations from the intestines, as by means of a cathartic.
  4. (v. t.) To clear from accusation, or the charge of a crime or misdemeanor, as by oath or in ordeal.
  5. (v. t.) To operate on as, or by means of, a cathartic medicine, or in a similar manner.
  6. (v. t.) To clear from guilt, or from moral or ceremonial defilement; as, to purge one of guilt or crime.
  7. (v. t.) To remove in cleansing; to deterge; to wash away; -- often followed by away.
  8. (v. i.) To become pure, as by clarification.
  9. (v. t.) To cleanse, clear, or purify by separating and carrying off whatever is impure, heterogeneous, foreign, or superfluous.
  10. (v. t.) To clear of sediment, as a boiler, or of air, as a steam pipe, by driving off or permitting escape.
  11. (v. t.) That which purges; especially, a medicine that evacuates the intestines; a cathartic.


Synonyms:
Cast, Cat, Chuck, Disgorge, Flush, Honk, Puke, Purgation, Purging, Purify, Regorge, Regurgitate, Retch, Sanctify, Scour, Sick, Spew, Spue, Vomit,

• Purgery Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The part of a sugarhouse where the molasses is drained off from the sugar.


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