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saintly

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adjective saint·ly \ˈsānt-lē\

Simple Definition of saintly

  • : like a saint : very good and kind

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of saintly

saintlier

saintliest

  1. :  relating to, resembling, or befitting a saint :  holy

saintliness

noun

Examples of saintly in a sentence

  1. <a saintly man who devoted his life to caring for the dying>



1534

First Known Use of saintly

1534

Rhymes with saintly


SAINTLY Defined for Kids

saintly

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adjective saint·ly \ˈsānt-lē\

Definition of saintly for Students

  1. :  like a saint or like that of a saint <a saintly deed>

saintliness

noun




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