[ kuhn-dig-ni-tee ]

  1. merit earned through good works while in a state of grace, and having a just claim on such rewards as heavenly glory.: Compare congruity (def. 4).

Origin of condignity

1545–55; <Medieval Latin condignitās;see condign, -ity

Words Nearby condignity Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use condignity in a sentence

  • This giving of ourselves, then,” pursued Philippa slowly, “maketh the grace of condignity?

    The Well in the Desert | Emily Sarah Holt