Obscene and Pure


Obscene adjective - Depicting or referring to sexual matters in a way that is unacceptable in polite society.
Usage example: obscene gestures are totally inappropriate in the workplace

Pure is an antonym for obscene in indecent topic.

Nearby Words: obscenity, obscenely


Pure adjective - Free from any trace of the coarse or indecent.
Usage example: the humor in the movie is as pure and wholesome as any parent could wish

Obscene is an antonym for pure in topics: innocent, clean, theoretical, absolute, unmixed.

Nearby Words: purify, purity, purely

Both words in one sentence

  • The unicorns make somewhat obscene comments between themselves about exactly how pure she is.
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