- simple past tense and past participle of
- Of or pertaining to a saint; saint-like, reverenced.
- Pope John Paul II, of sainted memory, is a candidate for beatification.
- Used to mark a beloved person mentioned in conversation as being deceased.
- My sainted mother never had an evening dress.
- (pertaining to a saint): blessed, holy
- (of a deceased person): of blessed memory, late, late lamented