noun, plural im·pu·ri·ties for 2.
Origin of impurity
Synonyms for impurity
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Contemporary Examples of impurity
It just recreates that whole dynamic that we had around the public option--liberal despair at Obama's impurity.Here's the Post Where I Get Some Liberals Mad at Me
November 13, 2012
Rather it would be more accurate to describe such outcomes as “impurely political”—with the emphasis on impurity.Was the Health-Care Ruling a Liberal Victory?
December 14, 2010
Historical Examples of impurity
The minutest trace of some impurity or foreign odor may spoil the whole effect.Creative Chemistry
Edwin E. Slosson
Gambling, drinking, impurity—all the physical vices—were to Mr. Hardy the lowest degradation.Robert Hardy's Seven Days
Charles Monroe Sheldon
Cleanse my heart from all impurity, and strengthen me for all usefulness: help me to daily live this prayer.Leaves of Life
Margaret Bird Steinmetz
My people lust after false gods, for the spirit of impurity has seduced them.Creed And Deed
In order to secure true Faith or Monotheism, every impurity that stains it should be cast away.Letters from a Sf Teacher
Shaikh Sharfuddn Maner
noun plural -ties
mid-15c., "thing which makes or is impure;" c.1500, "fact or quality of being impure," from Middle French impurité, from impur (see impure). Related: Impurities.