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halo

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1 a special quality or impression associated with something
  • the halo of unimpeachable honesty in which the politician had long basked

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2 an artistic rendering of radiant light around the head or body of a sacred personage
  • a naturalistic depiction of Saint Peter that shows him as a humble fisherman and without the traditional halo

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halo

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The first known use of halo was in 1603

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“Halo.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/halo. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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