immaculate immaculate  /ɪ ˈmæk ju lɪts/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) completely neat and clean
  2. (adj) free from stain or blemish
  3. (adj) without fault or error

Usage(s):

  1. The house, more than one awed witness noted, was immaculate, tidier even than before the victims had moved in.
  2. She has immaculate taste, and she is beyond unconventional in her thinking.
  3. Glossy palm fronds twist in the temperate wind along immaculate, powder white beaches.

News

  1. Abuse victim sues Catholic church in Spokane

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- A sexual abuse victim of a priest has filed a lawsuit against the Catholic dioceses of Yakima and Spokane.   The lawsuit filed in Spokane County Superior Court Tuesday contends that beginning in 1961, Father Joseph Sondergeld sexually abused the victim at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Roslyn, Washington.   The victim was nine years old when the abuse began ...
    on July 3, 2013     Source: KREM.com Spokane

  2. John Paul II clears final hurdle for sainthood

    Awaiting final approval from Pope Francis; possible canonization date is Dec. 8, the feast of the Immaculate Conception
    on July 3, 2013     Source: CBS News

  3. Hyattsville column for July 4

    Best wishes to the Rev. Shaun Foggo. He was ordained a Catholic priest June 15 at the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception at Catholic University. Shaun grew up in Hyattsville and attended St. Jerome’s Academy and DeMatha High School.
    on July 2, 2013     Source: The Prince George's Sentinel

Quotes

  1. "For as beautifully designed as this golf course is tee to green, the greens are by far the worst-designed greens we play on tour," said Mickelson, who turned 40 Wednesday. "Even though they're in immaculate shape, I would say that 18 would...
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Phil Mickelson Source: Charlotte Observer

  2. "As you can see, my style is still immaculate," Rollins said.
    on Feb 20, 2008 By: Jimmy Rollins Source: SI.com

  3. In 1993, when he beatified the Scottish theologian, Pope John Paul II described Duns Scotus as "cantor Of the incarnate Word and defender of the Immaculate Conception."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: Catholic Culture

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