sanctitude


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sanctitude

(ˈsæŋktɪˌtjuːd)
n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) saintliness; holiness
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Noun1.sanctitude - the quality of being holysanctitude - the quality of being holy    
quality - an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
sacredness - the quality of being sacred
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And they care more about winning football matches than the moral sanctitude of John Terry.
Yet against this backdrop, Capello has now declared the England team to be a home of moral sanctitude.