Definitions for cleanse

Definitions for (verb) cleanse

Main entry: clean, cleanse

Definition: clean one's body or parts thereof, as by washing

Usage: clean up before you see your grandparents; clean your fingernails before dinner

Main entry: cleanse

Definition: purge of an ideology, bad thoughts, or sins

Usage: Purgatory is supposed to cleanse you from your sins

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