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sainted

[ seyn-tid ]
/ ˈseɪn tɪd /
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adjective
enrolled among the saints.
being a saint in heaven.
sacred or hallowed.
like a saint; saintly.
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Origin of sainted

First recorded in 1590–1600; saint + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM sainted

un·saint·ed, adjective
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How to use sainted in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for sainted

sainted
/ (ˈseɪntɪd) /

adjective
canonized
like a saint in character or nature
hallowed or holy
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