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purge

verb [T] (REMOVE EVIL)
清除罪惡
 
 
/pɜːdʒ/ US  /pɝːdʒ/
to make someone or something free of something evil or harmful
使滌罪;使潔淨
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。
Correcting and mendingEditing and compiling
(Definition of purge verb (REMOVE EVIL) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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