Origin of sacrosanct
OTHER WORDS FROM sacrosanctsac·ro·sanc·ti·ty, sac·ro·sanct·ness, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH sacrosanct1. religious, sacrilegious, sacrosanct 2. sacred, sacrosanct
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How to use sacrosanct in a sentence
The rout in the oil sector has been so swift and severe that once-sacrosanct corporate positions are being trimmed.
He’s well aware of how the coastal height limit is sacrosanct to many coastal residents.Politics Report: Forged Footnote 15|Scott Lewis and Andrew Keatts|September 12, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The unit allowed advertisers to fashion their own content on Forbes’ property and faced vocal criticism from a journalism community that views the line between editorial and business as sacrosanct.‘Unstoppable innovator’: The meteoric rise of Meredith Kopit Levien, the next New York Times CEO|Steven Perlberg|August 19, 2020|Digiday
While the current home run record is certainly safe, others of the game’s most sacrosanct records could be in serious jeopardy this season.The MLB Records* That Could Fall In A 60-Game Season|Michael Salfino|August 3, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
China talks about its core interests all the time as if they’re sacrosanct.Will Covid-19 Spark a Cold War (or Worse) With China? (Ep. 414)|Stephen J. Dubner|April 23, 2020|Freakonomics
Do you worry about glorifying war, even inadvertently, by depicting it as something sacrosanct?The Veteran Who Took Home the National Book Award|Jacob Siegel|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In America, equality of opportunity is—in theory—sacrosanct.Scotland’s ‘Yes’ Campaign and the Myth of Scottish Equality|Noah Caldwell|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You can debate which cost-of-living adjustment is more accurate, but there is nothing sacrosanct about any given metric.As GOP Sinks Plan B, Obama Should Tune Out His Own Party’s Doubters|Robert Shrum|December 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Israeli and Palestinians both view their national identities as sacrosanct and more important than anything else.Sayed Kashua’s Strained Relationship With Israel|Eric Herschthal|May 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
For many Americans, nothing is more sacrosanct than the Internet.The Online-Piracy Bills Were Killed by a Generation’s Expectations|Rob Shepardson|January 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
For the man who would think or study there was only one way of life, to become sacrosanct in the direct service of God.The Age of Erasmus|P. S. Allen
As diplomatic envoys are sacrosanct, the principle of their inviolability is generally recognised.International Law. A Treatise. Volume I (of 2)|Lassa Francis Oppenheim
At the same time, while assigning the physician his post, Hippocrates would not let him regard that post as sacrosanct.On the Natural Faculties|Galen
The sacrosanct status of the Great Survey is thus gravely modified.
If my view be adopted, we here detect noteworthy error in our great and sacrosanct record.