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American English: /ˈprɪsˌtin/
, /prɪˈstin/
British English: /ˈprɪstiːn/
, /ˈprɪstʌɪn/

Translation of pristine in Spanish:


[formal] [literary]
  • 1 (perfect, unspoiled) in pristine condition
    en perfecto or impecable estado
    Example sentences
    • Sad to report, it was sold in its original box, its pristine condition signalling that it had never been opened.
    • Needless to say, the vehicle was not in its original pristine condition upon its return.
    • It has been kept in pristine condition in recent years thanks to the diligent work of the local graveyard committee.
    Example sentences
    • It's a hopeful sign if their wardrobes contain a pristine row of white shirts, or monochrome cashmere.
    • What started as a pristine white shirt on Thursday morning was now really grimy.
    • His face and once pristine white school shirt were drenched in blood.
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