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Definition of "purges" [purges]

  • Plural form of purge. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "purges" in a sentence
  • "While the Republican cause seemed hopeful, and continuing even when it was hopeless, the leftists were ruthlessly engaging in purges against one another."
  • "Under his direction the state pillaged its citizens, dispossessing them of land, factories, homes, and personal wealth, murdering them by the millions in purges designed to crush potential resistance."
  • "Husbandman "purges" -- sanctifies -- that they may bring forth the more abundant fruit by which He Himself shall be glorified."