exorcise


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Synonyms for exorcise

purify

Synonyms for exorcise

expel through adjuration or prayers

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Jodhpur(Rajasthan) [India], February 23 ( ANI ): Stating that Rajasthan Assembly building was haunted, the MLAs on Thursday demanded a 'yagya' to exorcise spirits.
Sources in Hebron told Gulf News that the victim's family knew that Karim had a psychiatric disorder, but the family preferred the service of the conman to exorcise the "evil spirit" using black magic.
When the trusting woman did all that was asked of her, the accomplice told her that she had managed to get rid of the curse on the jewels but needed more money to exorcise the daughter.
He claims that the ghosts in her genitals were stopping her boss from falling for her, and the only way to exorcise those spirits was to catch them using his penis.
In between, Brett Emerton made it 2-0 with an excellent left-foot finish to help exorcise the ghost of the 7-1 Old Trafford horror show.
Mr Prichard told the Radio Times: "She was never short of ideas but some were inappropriate for Poirot, so she was very keen to exorcise herself of him by stories with new characters.
Summary: Holland will have their chance to exorcise the ghosts of World Cup finals past on Sunday after beating semi-final opponents Uruguay.
RANGERS could exorcise the demons of their Scottish Cup exit to Dundee United on Wednesday by clinching their second successive SPL title at Tannadice next month - before the split.
Such activities and experiences, coupled with dialogue specifically designed to create cognitive disequilibrium, facilitate the removal of self-imposed barriers in the learning process and help leadership students exorcise internalized fallacies.
Johnson revealed his determination to recapture his sparkle so he can exorcise the memory of an experience against Metalist Kharkiv he described as one of the worst in his career.
Urquico's goal allowed Farnham to exorcise more than one demon Friday.
In a brutally forthright series of letters to her estranged spouse, Kevin's mother Eva attempts to exorcise her sense of complicity, to determine just how much may have been her fault, how much Kevin's, and how much society's.
If they come out and hit the ground running, they'll exorcise their demons.
But the concept of the poor man's war, like the specter of Karl Marx, is hard to exorcise.
Calle's gathering of others' miseries was her attempt to exorcise her own suffering.