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Synonyms for purgation
pɜrˈgeɪ ʃənpur·ga·tion

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  1. purgation

    Synonyms:
    clearing, cleansing, purification, lustration, clarification, defecation, determine

    Antonyms:
    imputation, contraction, defilement, befoulment

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  1. catharsis, katharsis, purgationnoun

    purging the body by the use of a cathartic to stimulate evacuation of the bowels

    Synonyms:
    catharsis, purification, purge, katharsis, abreaction, purging

  2. purification, purgationnoun

    a ceremonial cleansing from defilement or uncleanness by the performance of appropriate rites

    Synonyms:
    purging, purge, refining, katharsis, refinement, catharsis, purification

  3. purge, purging, purgationnoun

    the act of clearing yourself (or another) from some stigma or charge

    Synonyms:
    catharsis, purification, purge, katharsis, purging

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  1. Michelangelo Buonarroti:

    Beauty is the purgation of superfluities.


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