Examples of sainted in a Sentence
They believed whatever they were told by their sainted leader.
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The fear and persecution of these communities made Arpaio a sainted figure for the alt-right.
Only 23 pitchers in history have thrown a perfect game, and on this day, a sainted day in Mariners history, King Felix joined the club.
Even the sainted Franklin Roosevelt vacillated between expansionary fiscal policy and austerity, and between attacking corporate power and encouraging monopoly.
Sainted Sainted: Anne Dudley, who has been an educator for 43 years, 27 of them in the North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale school district, most of them as an autism specialist.
Like, hey, the sainted Showtime Lakers and Jordan Bulls once did?
Even the sainted Strunk & White have been repeatedly demonstrated to be both haphazard grammarians and in the case of White, habitual violators of their own dictums.
Sainted be the person or persons who made G’ma Babe so happy!
Newcomer Nintendo didn’t deserve to be mentioned in the same breath as the sainted Atari 2600.
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First Known Use of sainted
Synonymsdevout, godly, pious, religious, holy, saintly
Antonymsantireligious, faithless, godless, impious, irreligious, ungodly, unholy
Related Wordsascetic (also ascetical), prayerful, reverent, reverential, spiritual, worshipful; pietistic, religiose; beatified, blessed (also blest), canonized, venerable; angelic (or angelical), cherubic; chaste, moral, pure, righteous, upright, virtuous
Near Antonymsblasphemous, desecrating, irreverent, profanatory, profane, sacrilegious; nonreligious, secular, unspiritual, worldly; backsliding, unfaithful; black, evil, immoral, iniquitous, miscreant, sinful, sinning, unrighteous, wicked
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