Meaning of uncleansed in English:


Pronunciation /(ˌ)ʌnˈklɛnzd/ /(ˌ)ʌŋˈklɛnzd/


  • 1Not morally or spiritually cleansed; not made pure; (of a sin, crime, etc.) not redeemed or absolved.

  • 2Not freed from dirt or impurities; not made clean; left unclean.


Old English; earliest use found in King Alfred (c848–899), king of the West Saxons and of the Anglo-Saxons. Originally from un- + the past participle of cleanse.