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sainted

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adjective saint·ed \ˈsān-təd\

Simple Definition of sainted

  • : unusually good, kind, or patient

  • : admired by many people

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of sainted

  1. 1 :  saintly, pious

  2. 2 :  befitting or relating to a saint

  3. 3 :  entered into heaven :  dead

  4. 4 :  much admired :  idolized

Examples of sainted in a sentence

  1. They believed whatever they were told by their sainted leader.

  2. <renowned as theologian as well as for his work as medical missionary in Africa, Dr. Albert Schweitzer was widely regarded as one of the most sainted individuals of his time>



1593

First Known Use of sainted

1593


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