Example sentences for: impure

How can you use “impure” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Citing a Judaic law-book of the 16th century which identified a woman for the days preceding, during, and following her period as niddah `impure,' Miles has the lack of taste to write the following:.

  • Noting Willey's initial reluctance to testify, Germond dismisses talk of impure motives as the White House "trying to throw sand in our eyes."

  • Indeed, Chaplin never signals the man's duplicity, and one wonders if his Townsend has even fully admitted to himself that his motives are impure.

  • Punishment theories authorize communities to isolate or purge the “impure”—people whose illness or imagined “sinfulness” would contaminate the whole—while reassuring that virtue and social status will protect the righteous.

  • The idea that Jewish lineage is impure or malevolent reappears in Visigothic Spain in the early medieval period, and most notoriously in Nazi Germany.


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