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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

Full Definition of saintly

saint·li·ersaint·li·est

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

saint·li·ness noun

Examples of saintly

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



1534

First Known Use of saintly

1534

Rhymes with saintly



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