Translation of "purge" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] (REMOVE EVIL) 清除罪惡 uk us /pɜːdʒ/ US  /pɝːdʒ/

to make someone or something free of something evil or harmful

Roman Catholics go to confession to purge their souls/themselves (from/of sin). 羅馬天主教徒參加懺悔以淨化靈魂/滌罪。
The new state governor has promised to purge the police force of corruption. 新州長已保證要清除警界的腐敗現象。

(Translation of “purge verb (REMOVE EVIL)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)