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Puke vs. Pure

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  • Puke (noun)

    vomit.

  • Puke (noun)

    A drug that induces vomiting.

  • Puke (noun)

    A worthless, despicable person.

  • Puke (noun)

    A person from Missouri.

  • Puke (verb)

    To vomit; to throw up; to eject from the stomach.

  • Puke (verb)

    To sell securities or investments at a loss, often under duress or pressure, in order to satisfy liquidity or margin requirements, or out of a desire to exit a deteriorating market.

  • Puke (adjective)

    A fine grade of woolen cloth

    "1599, William Shakespeare, 1 Henry IV, ii.4"

    "Puke-stocking caddis garter"

  • Puke (adjective)

    A very dark, dull, brownish-red color.

  • Pure (adjective)

    Free of flaws or imperfections; unsullied.

  • Pure (adjective)

    Free of foreign material or pollutants.

  • Pure (adjective)

    Free of qualities; clean.

  • Pure (adjective)

    Mere; that and that only.

    "That idea is pure madness!"

  • Pure (adjective)

    Done for its own sake instead of serving another branch of science.

  • Pure (adjective)

    Of a single, simple sound or tone; said of some vowels and the unaspirated consonants.

  • Pure (adjective)

    Without harmonics or overtones; not harsh or discordant.

  • Pure (adverb)

    to a great extent or degree; extremely; exceedingly.

    "You’re pure busy."

  • Pure (noun)

    Feces, especially dog feces gathered in pre-20th-century England for use in the tanning of leather.

  • Pure (noun)

    alternative form of puer

  • Pure (verb)

    to hit (the ball) completely cleanly and accurately

    "Tiger Woods pured his first drive straight down the middle of the fairway."

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Puke (verb)

    To eject the contests of the stomach; to vomit; to spew.

  • Puke

    To eject from the stomach; to vomit up.

  • Puke (noun)

    A medicine that causes vomiting; an emetic; a vomit.

  • Puke (adjective)

    Of a color supposed to be between black and russet.

  • Pure (adjective)

    Separate from all heterogeneous or extraneous matter; free from mixture or combination; clean; mere; simple; unmixed; as, pure water; pure clay; pure air; pure compassion.

  • Pure (adjective)

    Free from moral defilement or quilt; hence, innocent; guileless; chaste; - applied to persons.

  • Pure (adjective)

    Free from that which harms, vitiates, weakens, or pollutes; genuine; real; perfect; - applied to things and actions.

  • Pure (adjective)

    Ritually clean; fitted for holy services.

  • Pure (adjective)

    Of a single, simple sound or tone; - said of some vowels and the unaspirated consonants.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Puke (noun)

    a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible;

    "only a rotter would do that"

    "kill the rat"

    "throw the bum out"

    "you cowardly little pukes!"

    "the British call a contemptible person a `git'"

  • Puke (noun)

    the matter ejected in vomiting

  • Puke (verb)

    eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth;

    "After drinking too much, the students vomited"

    "He purged continuously"

    "The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night"

  • Pure (adjective)

    free of extraneous elements of any kind;

    "pure air and water"

    "pure gold"

    "pure primary colors"

    "the violin's pure and lovely song"

    "pure tones"

  • Pure (adjective)

    without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers;

    "an arrant fool"

    "a complete coward"

    "a consummate fool"

    "a double-dyed villain"

    "gross negligence"

    "a perfect idiot"

    "pure folly"

    "what a sodding mess"

    "stark staring mad"

    "a thoroughgoing villain"

    "utter nonsense"

  • Pure (adjective)

    concerned with theory and data rather than practice; opposed to applied;

    "pure science"

  • Pure (adjective)

    (of color) being chromatically pure; not diluted with white or gray or black

  • Pure (adjective)

    free from discordant qualities

  • Pure (adjective)

    used of persons or behaviors; having no faults; sinless;

    "I felt pure and sweet as a new baby"

    "pure as the driven snow"

  • Pure (adjective)

    in a state of sexual virginity;

    "pure and vestal modesty"

    "a spinster or virgin lady"

    "men have decreed that their women must be pure and virginal"

  • Pure (adjective)

    not mixed;

    "pure oxygen"

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