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pure

(purer /ˈpjʊrər; ˈpjʊərə(r)/, purest /ˈpjʊrəst; ˈpjʊərɪst/)
Pronunciation: /pjʊr; pjʊə(r)/

Translation of pure in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1 1.1 (unmixed) [gold/alcohol/wool] puro 1.2 (absolute) (before noun/delante del nombre) [pleasure/nonsense/chance] puro it was pure accident that … fue por pura casualidad que … it's negligence pure and simple se trata de negligencia, lisa or simple y llanamente 1.3 (not applied) (before noun/delante del nombre) [science/mathematics] puro
  • 2 2.1 (clean) [air/water] puro 2.2 (morally) puro 2.3 (esthetically) [style/diction/taste] depurado

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