0

-Thinking about the school festival's concert makes me happy

-You're so pure

What does "pure" means when we talk about people and what it means in this context?

1

"Pure" is synonymous with "innocent", and in this context refers to the fact the person is made happy by something as simple and wholesome as a school concert.

The word "pure" can also mean "untainted" or "unspoiled", and it is sometimes said of people who are not so easily pleased by simple pleasures that they are "jaded", or bored from having experienced too much of something. Describing a person as "pure" also suggests that they have not become jaded, or spoiled by life.

| improve this answer | |
0

If your statements are in rapid succession to each other, more like a dialogue exchange, the pure would mean free of immoral behavior or qualities; clean.

I might as well be wrong. It more or less depends on the context of the situation, but also on the mindset of the person speaking to you. It could mean a pun.

For more detailed view

| improve this answer | |

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.