Origin of purism
Examples from the Web for purist
So how as a purist can you really sit at the table with them?The Hot Designer Who Hates Fashion: VK Nagrani Triumphs His Own Way|Tom Teodorczuk|December 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was like, he was the anti-Christ and we came from a snobby, purist direction.How Questlove Is Bringing Music Back to Television|Kevin Fallon|July 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He's a conservative, but not a purist; he's a conviction politician—and a pragmatist too.A Thinner Chris Christie Still Faces Big Political Challenges|Robert Shrum|May 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
“He is a purist,” says chef Masato Shimizu, who runs the well-regarded sushi restaurant 15 East in New York City.
People will have the satisfaction of having a purist position and no victories for the American people.
I believe in correctness, but it is a fact that when a writer becomes a purist he conforms but does not create.Old Ebenezer|Opie Read
"You are a purist, my dear Brandolin," says Lady Dolgelly, who hates him.A House-Party|Ouida
She is going to "the Labrador," or, to be more of a purist still, "the Larbadore."Le Petit Nord|Anne Elizabeth Caldwell (MacClanahan) Grenfell and Katie Spalding
He had no right to burn uncondemned prizes, and a purist could claim that he was a pirate.The German War|Arthur Conan Doyle
In purist nomenclature it has been denominated paganism, but it seems to consist of paganism and classicism.Memoirs of the Dukes of Urbino, Volume II (of 3)|James Dennistoun