Übersetzung von “cleanse” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /klenz/ us

to make something completely clean

Cleanse the cut/wound thoroughly before you bandage it.

to make someone or something morally clean or pure

to cleanse the thoughts of our hearts
Roman Catholics go to confession to be cleansed of their sins.
figurative The mayor has promised to cleanse the city of drug dealers (= to remove them from the city).

(Übersetzung von “cleanse” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)