sainted


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saint·ed

 (sān′tĭd)
adj.
1. Having been canonized.
2. Of saintly character; holy.

sainted

(ˈseɪntɪd)
adj
1. canonized
2. like a saint in character or nature
3. hallowed or holy

saint•ed

(ˈseɪn tɪd)

adj.
1. enrolled among the saints.
2. sacred; hallowed.
3. pious; saintly.
[1590–1600]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sainted - marked by utter benignitysainted - marked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an angel or saint; "angelic beneficence"; "a beatific smile"; "a saintly concern for his fellow men"; "my sainted mother"
good - morally admirable
Translations

sainted

[ˈseɪntɪd] ADJ [martyr] → canonizado; [wife, mother] → santo, bendito; (of dead) → que en gloria esté
my sainted aunt!¡caray!

sainted

adjheiliggesprochen; my sainted aunt! (inf)heiliger Strohsack! (inf), → heiliger Bimbam! (inf)
References in classic literature ?
All that is true," returned Don Quixote, "but we cannot all be friars, and many are the ways by which God takes his own to heaven; chivalry is a religion, there are sainted knights in glory.
Back in the late 1960s the church cleaned its overly sainted house quite thoroughly.
It made me wonder how many popes have been sainted by the church.