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One entry found for pure.
Main Entry: pure
Pronunciation: primarystresspyudot(schwar
Function: adjective
1 : not mixed with anything else : free from everything that might make dirty, change, or lower the quality <pure water>
2 : free from sin or guilt; especially : CHASTE 1
3 : nothing other than <pure nonsense>
4 : not applied to everyday problems : THEORETICAL <pure science> <pure mathematics>
5 a : of unmixed ancestry b : producing offspring which do not vary from the type of the parents or among themselves with respect to one or more characters

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