Synonyms of cleanse in English:

cleanse


See definition of cleanse

verb

1‘the wound was then cleansed and redressed aseptically’

SYNONYMS

clean, make clean, clean up, wash, bathe, rinse, disinfect, sanitize, decontaminate, purify

rare deterge

2‘a plan to cleanse the environment of traces of lead’

SYNONYMS

rid, clear, free, purify, purge, empty, strip, void, relieve

3‘the monk works to cleanse himself from the sins of the fleshly body’

SYNONYMS

purify, purge, absolve, free

deliver

archaic shrive

rare lustrate