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Synonyms for cleansing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cleaning, cleansing, cleanup(adj)

    the act of making something clean

    Synonyms:
    cleanup position, cleanup spot, killing, cleansing, cleaning, cleanup

    Antonyms:
    infected, adulterating, septic, adulterant

  2. ablutionary, cleansing(adj)

    cleansing the body by washing; especially ritual washing of e.g. hands

    Synonyms:
    purifying, cleansing, ablutionary

    Antonyms:
    septic, infected, adulterating, adulterant

  3. cleansing, purifying(adj)

    acting like an antiseptic

    Synonyms:
    purging, purgatorial, purifying, cleansing, ablutionary

    Antonyms:
    infected, septic, adulterant, adulterating

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cleansing(n.)

    Synonyms:
    purification, purifying

  2. cleansing(a.)

    Synonyms:
    purifying, purgative, abstergent, cathartic


Translations for cleansing

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  • detergenteItalian
  • очищающий, очищение, чисткаRussian
  • rengörande, rensning, rengöring, renande, reningSwedish

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