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sacred

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1 not to be violated, criticized, or tampered with

  • the sacred trust that exists between elected officials and the electorate
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2 of, relating to, or being God

  • a sacred name that must not be uttered in vain
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3 of, relating to, or used in the practice or worship services of a religion

  • a sacred chalice
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4 set apart or worthy of veneration by association with God

  • the sacred bones of a saint
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5 deserving honor and respect especially by reason of age

  • the alumni procession at graduation is one of the college's most sacred traditions, dating back over a hundred years
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