Thesaurus / purify

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The simplest is water; and water can purify many things; but there are some things which water cannot cleanse.
Sulphur to purify the blood may be taken three times a week—a thimbleful in a glass of milk before breakfast.
But, to change and purify my feelings, preparations were already made.
In Chhattīsgarh a new convert is shaved and the other Pankas wash their feet over him in order to purify him.
He will now pour himself out in a rhapsody of praise of tears, which purify and refresh the soul, and open it to the love of God.
Fires were kept up night and day, to purify the air, for three days.
Lengthen the terms, purify the ballot, and the present scramble for office will become contests for principles.
Purity and impurity belong to oneself; no one can purify another.
HISTORY OF RELIGIONALLAN MENZIES
Wash the jar very clean, scald it, and set it in the sun to purify still more.
By this means, they may sweeten and sanctify domestic enjoyments; by this renew and purify the flame of affection.

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