Associations to the word «Purity»


PURITY, noun. The state or degree of being pure.
PURITY, proper noun. A female given name from the virtue purity.
PURITY OF VIRGINS, proper noun. (Christianity) An epithet of Jesus.
PURITY RING, noun. A ring (piece of jewellery) representing a Christian religious vow to abstain from sexual intercourse until marriage.
PURITY RINGS, noun. Plural of purity ring
PURITY TEST, noun. An informal survey that assesses the participant's supposed degree of innocence in worldly matters, such as sex, drugs, and deceit.
PURITY TESTS, noun. Plural of purity test

Dictionary definition

PURITY, noun. Being undiluted or unmixed with extraneous material.
PURITY, noun. The state of being unsullied by sin or moral wrong; lacking a knowledge of evil.
PURITY, noun. A woman's virtue or chastity.

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke