Synonyms of purge in English:

purge


See definition of purge

verb

1‘the experience has purged them of the desire to doubt’

SYNONYMS

cleanse, clear, purify, wash, shrive, absolve, free someone from

make someone pure

rare lustrate

2‘the party was purged of the so-called ‘capitalist roaders’’

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rid, clear, cleanse, empty, strip, scour, void

rare depurate

3‘human rights violators would be purged from the army’

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remove, get rid of, clear out, sweep out, expel, eject, exclude, evict, dismiss, sack, oust, axe, depose, eradicate, root out, weed out, scour

informal defenestrate


noun

1‘the purge of the dissidents from the party’

SYNONYMS

removal, expulsion, ejection, exclusion, eviction, clearance, clear-out, discharge, dismissal, sacking, ousting, deposition, eradication, rooting out, weeding out

informal defenestration

rare deposal