sainted

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sainted

  1. simple past tense and past participle of saint

Adjective[edit]

sainted (comparative more sainted, superlative most sainted)

  1. Made a saint; saint-like, reverenced.
    Pope John Paul II, of sainted memory, is a candidate for beatification.
  2. Used to mark a beloved person mentioned in conversation as being deceased.
    My sainted mother never had an evening dress.
  3. Pious, saintly.
  4. Much admired.

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References[edit]

  • sainted at OneLook Dictionary Search
  • sainted in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.

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