undefiled


undefiled
undefiled c.1300, undefylde, from UN- (Cf. un-) (1) "not" + pp. of DEFILE (Cf. defile) (v.). Originally of morals; sexual sense is attested from mid-15c. Physical sense of "not made dirty" is from 1580s.

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  • undefiled — index blameless, inviolate, pure, unadulterated, unblemished Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • undefiled — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • undefiled — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • undefiled — adjective Free from stain, blemish, evil or corruption; immaculate; uncorrupted. Syn: immaculate, spotless, unsullied …   Wiktionary

  • undefiled — Synonyms and related words: Christian, angelic, blameless, bleached, blotless, bright, chaste, childlike, clean, cleanly, clear, creditable, dainty, decent, dirt free, dovelike, erect, estimable, ethical, fair, fastidious, faultless, fresh, full… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • undefiled — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Spotless] Syn. unsullied, unsoiled, flawless; see clean 1 , pure 2 . 2. [Innocent] Syn. virginal, sinless, holy; see chaste 2 , 3 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Free from evil and corruption: angelic, angelical,… …   English dictionary for students

  • undefiled — adj. not defiled, not made impure, not debased …   English contemporary dictionary

  • undefiled — adjective not defiled; pure …   English new terms dictionary

  • undefiled — a. 1. Pure, spotless, stainless, unblemished, unspotted, unsullied, immaculate, untarnished, without a stain, clean. 2. Innocent, pure, stainless, unstained, clean, unblemished, uncorrupted, unspotted, honest, honorable, unsullied …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • undefiled — adj 1. pure, clean, clear, fair, white, immaculate, snowy; stainless, spotless, unspotted, unsmirched, unbesmirched; unsullied, unsoiled, unpolluted, unblemished, unblotted, unstained; untainted, uncorrupted, undistorted, unmarred; uninfected,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder


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