1. rinse, clean, or empty with a liquid 2. make pure or free from sin or guilt 3. an act of removing by cleansing 4. the act of clearing yourself (or another) from some stigma or charge 5. eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth 6. an abrupt or sudden removal of a person or group from an organization or place
Example : They fled the country to escape the purge by the new regime.
7. excrete or evacuate (someone's bowels or body)
Example : The doctor decided that the patient must be purged
8. rid of impurities
Example : purge the water
10. oust politically
Example : The minister was purged several times throughout their lifetime.