Free of flaws or imperfections; unsullied.
Free of foreign material or pollutants.
Free of qualities; clean.
Mere; that and that only.
“That idea is pure madness!”
Done for its own sake instead of serving another branch of science.
Of a single, simple sound or tone; said of some vowels and the unaspirated consonants.
Without harmonics or overtones; not harsh or discordant.
to a great extent or degree; extremely; exceedingly.
“You’re pure busy.”
Feces, especially dog feces gathered in pre-20th-century England for use in the tanning of leather.
alternative form of puer
to hit (the ball) completely cleanly and accurately
“Tiger Woods pured his first drive straight down the middle of the fairway.”
Full of virtue, having excellent moral character.
“Successful communities need strong, selfless leaders and a virtuous people.”