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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 "Purge" films depict a not-too-distant future in which the government gets rid of "undesirables" by allowing citizens to "purge" one night a year, releasing their frustrations by looting, rioting, and slaughtering their neighbors, rivals, and total strangers.
Apart from the Purge, Gennarino's TV credits also include 13 sins, Days of Darkness and The Monkey's Paw.
"The First Purge" starts off unevenly, with many Staten Islanders who have stayed (and pocketed $5,000 in the process) choosing to have a boozy block party rather than murder each other.
"While the screw and barrel cleaning provided by the bucket manufacturer's previous purge compound had been adequate, it was failing to purge the hot runner systems.
An Indianapolis man was arrested last year after a four-day (http://nypost.com/2016/06/02/man-charged-for-four-day-purge-inspired-killing-spree/) "Purge" inspired murder spree in which he killed three people.
For the canister purging application, objective of the design optimization is to maximize the purge flow for the given boost pressure.
Ultra Purge is a line of purging compound technologies sold throughout North America, Europe and parts of Asia and South America.
A betrayal by one of the senator's team leaves Roan and Barnes on the streets of Washington at the height of The Purge. As the body count rises, the photogenic pair battle to survive, finding allies in shotgunwielding shopkeepers and veteran Purge night players.
A potentially delicious subplot - the influx of murder tourists, who travel to America on Purge night to commit unspeakable crimes that are forbidden in their own countries - is undernourished and goes nowhere.
Luke Keane, distributor support for HFT, said: "HotPurge allows the purge to be safely continued for up to 24 hours whilst pre-heating, welding and post-weld heat-treating with the purge system remaining in place."
Luke Keane, distributor support for HFT said: "HotPurge allows the purge to be safely continued for up to 24 hours whilst preheating, welding and post weld heat-treating with the purge system remaining in place."
data file purge and archive solution for JD Edwards[R], has named TeamCain, a North American JD Edwards[R] consulting and value add solution partner, as its 2014 Partner of the Year.
The sleeve between the dams reduces the volume to be purged by two-thirds, ensuring a fast purge time down to 10 parts per million of oxygen, www.huntingdonfusion.com.
The CDS-7400 soil/water purge and trap autosampler offers enhanced reproducibility and compatibility with a variety of purge and trap concentrators.