Staff members are accorded rooms in luxurious palaces or five-star hotels with views of manmade, pristine lakes.
In his article, Boteach observed that in Hebron, Jewish “children were playing, utterly carefree, on pristine playgrounds.”
Still, for an art director whose design aesthetic is pristine, his early months at the magazine were rather messy.
There are still places in the sea as pristine as I knew as a child.
In general the seafood is pristine, the butter amazing, the lamb so tasty.
It will keep in its pristine state for months, if excluded from the air.
The country is wild, and in its pristine state; nature everywhere.
But as soon as the half-price commenced, the row began again in all its pristine glory.
It will need the air of heaven to revive its pristine energies.
Stupidity and bad taste are the best agents for the maintenance of society in all its pristine foolishness.
1530s, "pertaining to the earliest period, primitive, ancient," from Middle French pristin or directly from Latin pristinus "former, early, original," from Old Latin pri "before" (see prime (adj.)). Meaning "unspoiled, untouched, pure" is from 1899 (implied in a use of pristinely) but according to OED 2nd ed. print still regarded as ignorant "by many educated speakers."