Synonyms for purify


1. purify, sublimate, make pure, distill, better, improve, amend, ameliorate, meliorate
usage: remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation; "purify the water"
2. purify, purge, sanctify, change, alter, modify
usage: make pure or free from sin or guilt; "he left the monastery purified"
3. purify, change
usage: become clean or pure or free of guilt and sin; "The hippies came to the ashram in order to purify"
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