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Synonyms for purge

Synonyms for purge

to free from sin, guilt, or defilement

to free from a charge or imputation of guilt

to get rid of, especially by banishment or execution

to discharge (wastes or foreign substances) from the body

the act or process of eliminating

Synonyms for purge

the act of clearing yourself (or another) from some stigma or charge

an act of removing by cleansing

an abrupt or sudden removal of a person or group from an organization or place

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oust politically

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clear of a charge

make pure or free from sin or guilt

rid of impurities

rinse, clean, or empty with a liquid


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excrete or evacuate (someone's bowels or body)

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The New Founders of America invite you to celebrate your annual right to Purge.
We are fortunate to have multiple on-site trucks and several options to transport material for off-site service, so we have never had to disrupt our regularly scheduled clients to accommodate a purge.
During degassing, the purge gas is most beneficial when it is introduced to the melt in numerous fine bubbles because the increased surface area of the smaller bubbles creates more opportunity to contact the hydrogen and carry it out.
On an annualized basis, it was costing the company more than $9,000 to purge using in-house resins.
Thanks to the Goss purge, the CIA--always a problematic agency at best--may be dragged down to the level of the OSP, and tasked with creating "intelligence" to suit the whims of President Bush and his cohorts.
We went to Arkansas twice and saw Smarty Jones whip our horse twice,'' said Todd Pletcher, trainer of Purge, the winner of Belmont's Peter Pan Stakes in May.
Gay Catholics as well as a number of Catholic scholars immediately denounced Navarro-Valls's recommendations, calling them theologically unsound, probably impossible to implement, a desperate effort to scape-goat gays, and--if a purge is attempted--a severe blow to Catholicism.
The Zerostatic Down Stream Purge can be utilized for a multitude of process and utility applications including; downstream steam, CIP or gas purge.
Philip Watts's study returns to the historical phenomenon of epuration or "purge" trials with which postwar France tried to exonerate itself from the shame of Vichy and its supporters, and examines how four literary figures who had, previous to the purge trials, assumed different ideological "camps" -- Sartre and Eluard on one side, Blanchot and Celine on the other -- and responded to the purge of writers and intellectuals.
Abstain from filing records needlessly and purge or archive the ones we do file as soon as they become obsolete or inactive.
The Agency for National Security Planning (NSP) reported the North Korean purge to the National Assembly intelligence committee during a parliamentary debate on the intelligence organization, Yonhap News Agency said.
He said he purged thousands of people from the NKVD ranks but his real crime was that he did not purge enough," said Judge Anatoly Ukolov.
1297-3T(c)(1) provides no affirmation that the shareholder may purge by invoking Sec.
1291-10 permits a taxpayer to purge a QEF of its taint for the first taxable year in which a shareholder elects QEF status, even if the PFIC does not satisfy the income and asset test of section 1296(a).