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Definition of "sainted" [saint•ed]

  • Having been canonized. (adjective)
  • Of saintly character; holy. (adjective)
  • Canonized (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Like a saint in character or nature (adjective)
  • Hallowed or holy (adjective)

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Use "sainted" in a sentence
  • "(This one is useful because Clinton supporters like to conflate race-baiting with crude racism, and then get all huffy and say how dare you call the sainted Clintons racist."
  • "Hi ntsc, your wife ought to be sainted, that is an amazing amout of work, good on her."
  • "This man was railroaded by a zealot government, the "sainted" Republicans."