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also: purerPronunciation: /ˈpjʊrər/, /ˈpjʊərə(r)/, purestPronunciation: /ˈpjʊrəst/, /ˈpjʊərɪst/
American English: /pjʊr/
British English: /pjʊə/

Translation of pure in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 (unmixed)
    Example sentences
    • All of these markets have exacting requirements for pure uncontaminated raw material.
    • The Hantex showroom has a big collection of kasavu saris, dhotis, furnishing materials as well as pure cotton products at affordable prices.
    • This tactile, sensual experience was made more poignant by the knowledge that these substances were pure, unalloyed, irreducible.
    1.2 (absolute) (before noun)
    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
    Example sentences
    • And what he saw to his sheer amazement was pure anger.
    • Two escapees once stumbled upon the oasis by a sheer chance and pure luck, thus becoming the parents of the somber population.
    • It's way more punk, way more lyrical, but more than all, it's rooted in despair and sheer rage and pure joy in celebrating humanity.
    1.3 (not applied) (before noun)
    Example sentences
    • I believe in both the pure research & practical application of encryption theory.
    • It was a platform both for engineering and systems development studies and for pure scientific research.
    • I tend to think that the separation of application and pure research is the hallmark of poor ethics.
  • 2 2.1 (clean)
    Example sentences
    • Valerie and Noel Trezise will offer you a wide range of pure sweet natural honey free of additives or preservatives.
    • He fought tenaciously for pure water, clean air, and the free use of condoms on the NHS.
    • Where is the crystal clear, pure, unpolluted water that once characterized the river as well as most shallow wells in the area?
    2.2 (morally)
    Example sentences
    • From this standpoint, rural people and their culture represent a negation of everything that is wholesome and pure about nature.
    • Though he was not stupid, nor naïve, I told myself that he was like a child, ears, heart and mind pure and untainted with the thought of bloodshed and abuse.
    • Children are just the best thing there ever can be, the essence of innocence, their pure little hearts and minds not yet infected by our corrupt cold world.
    2.3 (esthetically)
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