Synonyms of purify in English:

purify


See definition of purify

verb

1‘trees help purify the air’

SYNONYMS

clean, make pure, refine, cleanse, decontaminate

filter, sieve, strain, sift, clarify, clear, freshen, deodorize

boil, distil, sanitize, disinfect, sterilize, pasteurize, fumigate

technical autoclave, liquate, rectify

rare depollute, filtrate

ANTONYMS

pollute, contaminate

2‘for months he lived there purifying himself’

SYNONYMS

purge, cleanse, clear, free, unburden, deliver, relieve

redeem, shrive, exorcise, sanctify

rare lustrate

ANTONYMS

corrupt, defile