Associations to the word «Impurity»


IMPURITY, noun. The condition of being impure; because of contamination, pollution, adulteration or insufficient purification.
IMPURITY, noun. A component or additive that renders something else impure.
IMPURITY, noun. A state of immorality or sin; especially the weakness of the flesh: inchastity.

Dictionary definition

IMPURITY, noun. Worthless or dangerous material that should be removed; "there were impurities in the water".
IMPURITY, noun. The condition of being impure.

Wise words

Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation.
Noam Chomsky