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Meaning of IMMACULATE

Pronunciation:  i'makyulit

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  completely neat and clean; "the apartment was immaculate"; "in her immaculate white uniform"; "a spick-and-span kitchen"; "their spic red-visored caps"
  2. [adj]  without fault or error; "faultless logic"; "speaks impeccable French"; "timing and technique were immaculate"; "an immaculate record"
  3. [adj]  free from stain or blemish
 

IMMACULATE is a 10 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: clean, faultless, impeccable, perfect, pure, speckless, spic, spic-and-span, spick, spick-and-span, spotless, undefiled
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Im*mac"u*late\, a. [L. immaculatus; pref. im- not +
maculatus, p. p. of maculare to spot, stane, fr. macula spot.
See {Mail} armor.]
Without stain or blemish; spotless; undefiled; clear; pure.

      Were but my soul as pure From other guilt as that,
      Heaven did not hold One more immaculate. --Denham.

      Thou sheer, immaculate and silver fountain. --Shak.

{Immaculate conception} (R. C. Ch.), the doctrine that the
   Virgin Mary was conceived without original sin. --
   {Im*mac"u*late*ly}, adv. -- {Im*mac"u*late*ness}, n.

 
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