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.
Saint Peter Damian is one of a set of sainted hermits, including Saint Romuald, founder of Camaldoli, and Saint Pietro da Morrone, the hermit raised to the papacy.