It was pure fact.
This is all pure and noble.
Children should be encouraged to read for the pure delight of it.
He laughed and held her above his head, his expression once again, pure adoration.
Still, we sometimes found ourselves perusing a report out of pure curiosity.
"So honest, so pure," he said.
He reached for her, his expression pure desire.
I was ready to close the site from pure frustration when a notice of a recovered body caught my attention, big time.
She leaned her head back, closing her eyes and smiling with the pure pleasure of the moment.
The material was pure, and his art was pure; how could the result be other than wonderful?
"Is it possible that Amelie" (Mademoiselle Bourienne) "thinks I could be jealous of her, and not value her pure affection and devotion to me?"
Alex turned to Carmen, his expression pure surprise.
And suddenly a new unexpected memory from that realm of pure and loving childhood presented itself to him.
For the first time in their history, they stood a real chance of turning a sordid love story into a pure one.
The scent of pure woman sent a thrill through him, and he leaned forward.
You do not know the relief of brushing away a fly that has bitten you, nor the delight of eating delicious food, nor the satisfaction of drawing a long breath of fresh, pure air.
"Yes, Count," she would say, "he is too noble and pure-souled for our present, depraved world.
Boris, speaking with deliberation, told them in pure, correct French many interesting details about the armies and the court, carefully abstaining from expressing an opinion of his own about the facts he was recounting.
They carried weapons, too, and their eyes were pure black, their teeth pointed like Jared's.
The pure joy of it chased away all his doubts.
You who are so pure can never understand being so carried away by passion.
A case of pure stupidity; picking up a hitchhiking teenager.
He's a pretender, pure and simple.
He'd never been mistaken for a gentleman, but the woman shimmered with a sweet, pure aura that made him feel obliged to behave.
No need to taint Fred's jury-pure mind.
She'd seen him take out a hospital administrator with pure logic to get his way to run a procedure on her.
What part of my … my pure confusion doesn't make sense to you?
He flung her on the bed, and she launched up, meeting a wall of pure male.
Her directness and pure courage-- there was no other word for her insubordinate address!-- amazed him.
She eased against him, awed by his pure strength yet determined not to appear as stupid as she felt.
There's something pure and special about it.
A skip case, pure and simple.
He got loaded and went for a dip, pure and simple.
He eschewed the pulpit and stood in front of the altar, looking like a caricature of Ichabod Crane, gaunt and gangling, but the words from his mouth were pure silver.
He sensed a fear as deep as his fear of the underground, only he doubted a woman accustomed to the pure inner city of Tiyan ever experienced such fear or pain.
Even our spy does not know the source of magic that makes the Springs flow pure with life.
It was beautiful, far too pure and good for a man like Memon.
She said her blood was too pure for me.
Pure will kept her conscious as she struggled to keep it from shredding her.
The photographer's assistant yelped suddenly, and she turned her head, needing the distraction from the infuriating wall of pure male lying on top of her.
They used to hang in long festoons from our porch, filling the whole air with their fragrance, untainted by any earthy smell; and in the early morning, washed in the dew, they felt so soft, so pure, I could not help wondering if they did not resemble the asphodels of God's garden.
Then would their children grow stately as noble trees, and their thoughts sweet and pure as wayside flowers.
Sweet Rebecca, with her strong, brave spirit, and her pure, generous nature, was the only character which thoroughly won my admiration.
Both Mr. Gilman and Mr. Keith, the teachers who prepared her for college, were struck by her power of constructive reasoning; and she was excellent in pure mathematics, though she seems never to have enjoyed it much.
Of course, in the beginning it was necessary that the things described should be familiar and interesting, and the English pure and simple.
To her pure soul all evil is equally unlovely.
Bread I at first made of pure Indian meal and salt, genuine hoe-cakes, which I baked before my fire out of doors on a shingle or the end of a stick of timber sawed off in building my house; but it was wont to get smoked and to have a piny flavor.
On the fourth morning, the high priest, by rubbing dry wood together, produces new fire in the public square, from whence every habitation in the town is supplied with the new and pure flame.
This sort of gingerbread is baked daily and more sedulously than pure wheat or rye-and-Indian in almost every oven, and finds a surer market.
Some consider blue "to be the color of pure water, whether liquid or solid."
Perhaps on that spring morning when Adam and Eve were driven out of Eden Walden Pond was already in existence, and even then breaking up in a gentle spring rain accompanied with mist and a southerly wind, and covered with myriads of ducks and geese, which had not heard of the fall, when still such pure lakes sufficed them.
Instead of the white lily, which requires mud, or the common sweet flag, the blue flag (Iris versicolor) grows thinly in the pure water, rising from the stony bottom all around the shore, where it is visited by hummingbirds in June; and the color both of its bluish blades and its flowers and especially their reflections, is in singular harmony with the glaucous water.
They are too pure to have a market value; they contain no muck.
Can I receive that pure liquid into an impure vessel and judge of its purity?
Illuminism is not a pure doctrine, just because it is attracted by social activity and puffed up by pride.
Rostov was particularly struck by the beauty of a small, pure-bred, red- spotted bitch on Ilagin's leash, slender but with muscles like steel, a delicate muzzle, and prominent black eyes.
He took the guitar a little above the fingerboard, arching his left elbow with a somewhat theatrical gesture, and, with a wink at Anisya Fedorovna, struck a single chord, pure and sonorous, and then quietly, smoothly, and confidently began playing in very slow time, not My Lady, but the well-known song: Came a maiden down the street.
Prince Andrew wished to return to that former world of pure thought, but he could not, and delirium drew him back into its domain.
It was pure consolation.
The pure uniqueness of what we did virtually demands that there exist somewhere a record of what transpired and the terrible toll the results exerted on those of us involved.
The sky was given the status of something pure and clean, the earth sort of a dirty wasteland, and anything below water level or the ground considered Hellish.
After seeing his name tattooed across her back and the look of pure murder on his face, she hid in the closet until certain he was gone.
He smelled of pure, primal man, his own scent mixed with sweat.
A skip case, pure and simple.
In spite of the chase, the pure magnificence of the mountains overwhelmed him.
It was pure desire.
It is evil and would destroy us if it could, but in a host who is pure, it can do no harm.
Her breathing was hard, her wild look one of pure anger and fear.
It must remain pure, it must - - She spoke fast but faltered as he raised the dagger to her forearm.
The pure can resist evil, dark lady.
For four months in the year its water is as cold as it is pure at all times; and I think that it is then as good as any, if not the best, in the town.
It is like molten glass cooled but not congealed, and the few motes in it are pure and beautiful like the imperfections in glass.
Nothing so fair, so pure, and at the same time so large, as a lake, perchance, lies on the surface of the earth.
I am thankful that this pond was made deep and pure for a symbol.
It can have no pure right over my person and property but what I concede to it.
For the first time all that pure, spiritual, inward travail through which she had lived appeared on the surface.
And for the first time Sonya felt that out of her pure, quiet love for Nicholas a passionate feeling was beginning to grow up which was stronger than principle, virtue, or religion.
But pure and complete sorrow is as impossible as pure and complete joy.
What I pen about him will be pure speculation.
Pure reaction but it got you in the door in a hurry.
We were operating by pure feel in the total darkness where balancing alone was precariously.
After millennia dealing with the dark side of humanity, he didn't think there was anyone else pure left.
The bloody man—Rainy— looked at her with pure hostility.
It was nothing but pure jealousy that guided her thoughts – and fear of losing him.
She couldn't yet determine if the action were pure chauvinism or old-fashioned civility.
Jackson didn't speak; he just sat appreciating her expression of pure contentment.
It was a typical evening – one some people might consider boring, but to him it was pure pleasure.
Pure terror, she answered mentally.
It is almost impossible to execute a pure controlled study of anything relating to nutrition because there are simply too many variables to consider.
Uncertain what possessed her – beyond pure emotion – she complied.
He's not exactly a pure angel, Katie.
This stuff is pure fantasy.