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hallowed

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of hallowed

  1. 1 deserving honor and respect especially by reason of age the college's hallowed tradition of ringing the chapel bell one hundred times before commencement ceremonies Synonyms of hallowed venerable, revered, reverend, sacred, veneratedWords Related to hallowed honorable, reputable, respectable; considered, esteemed, honored, respected, reverenced; admirable, distinguished, estimable, redoubtable, worthy; good, moral, noble, righteousNear Antonyms of hallowed bad, discreditable, disgraceful, dishonorable, disreputable, ignominious, infamous, loose, notorious, shameful; immoral, seamy, shadowy, shady, sordid, unsavory, vile, wicked; base, contemptible, despicable, detestable, dirty, low, mean, wretched

  2. 2 set apart or worthy of veneration by association with God a church erected on one of Christianity's most hallowed sites Synonyms of hallowed blessed (also blest), consecrate, consecrated, holy, sacral, sacred, sacrosanct, sanctifiedWords Related to hallowed adored, enshrined, glorified, revered, venerated, worshipped (also worshiped); ceremonial, liturgical, priestly, religious, ritual, sacramental, spiritual; biblical, scripturalNear Antonyms of hallowed nonreligious, unspiritual; earthly, mundane, profane, secular, temporal, worldlyAntonyms of hallowed deconsecrated, desacralized, unconsecrated, unhallowed

  3. 3 not to be violated, criticized, or tampered with hallowed traditions that bind the present generation with all those that have gone before Synonyms of hallowed sacred, holy, inviolable, sacrosanct, unassailable, untouchableWords Related to hallowed inviolate, pure; privileged, protected, secure, shielded; exempt, immuneNear Antonyms of hallowed blasphemous, irreverent, profane, sacrilegious

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