Origin of purgatorial
Related Words for purgatorialpurging, expiatory, laxative, lustral, physic, aperient, aperitive, emetic
Examples from the Web for purgatorial
Historical Examples of purgatorial
Humour ascends from his Hope to them as to a heaven of animals from a purgatorial region.George Cruikshank
W. H. Chesson
Shall we invest with like purgatorial powers the flaming swords that barred the way to Paradise?Nature Mysticism
J. Edward Mercer
The speakers were a pair of old Purgatorial Twins, not without alleviations, designed by Nature to multiply.
The Roman Catholic and the Restorationist answer, in purgatorial fire, or in some kind of a second probation after death.The Theology of Holiness
Purgatorial pains—unless indeed they should prove eternal—are insufficient punishment for the impious man who invented Allegory.
- serving to purify from sin
- of, relating to, or like purgatory