Translation of "purge" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

purge

verb [ T ] uk /pɜːdʒ/ us /pɝːdʒ/
REMOVE PEOPLE 清除某人

to get rid of people from an organization because you do not agree with them

清除,肃清(反对者)
Party leaders have undertaken to purge the party of extremists. 政党领袖已采取行动清除党内的极端分子。
Hard-liners are expected to be purged from the administration. 主张强硬路线的人预计将从政府中清除出去。
REMOVE EVIL 清除罪恶

to make someone or something free of something evil or harmful

使涤罪;使洁净
Roman Catholics go to confession to purge their souls/themselves (from/of sin). 罗马天主教徒前去忏悔以净化灵魂/涤罪。
The new state governor has promised to purge the police force of corruption. 新州长已保证要清除警察队伍中的腐败现象。
noun [ C ] uk /pɜːdʒ/ us /pɝːdʒ/

the act of getting rid of people from an organization because you do not agree with them

清洗(从一个组织中清除持不同政见者的行动)
Between 1934 and 1938, Stalin mounted a massive purge of the Communist Party, the government and the armed forces in the Soviet Union. 1934至1938年间,斯大林对共产党、政府和军队实行大清洗。

(Translation of “purge” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)