Definition Purist

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Definition

(a) purist: (a) person who prefers things to be in their original form, who likes things to be "correct"
noun, adjective

Examples

  • "Perhaps you are a purist and limit yourself to downloading pornography and heavy metal music, however whether you are podcasting vegan recipes or ranting about Venezuelan foreign policy on a message board, it seems clear that the Web has become less of an occasional tool than a full-time distraction."

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