Thesaurus

sanctifications

noun
plural of sanctification

Synonyms & Antonyms of sanctifications

1 the act of making something holy through religious ritual
  • the sacred site required another sanctification after it had been defiled by the invaders

Synonyms for sanctifications

Words Related to sanctifications

Near Antonyms for sanctifications

2 the act or fact of freeing from sin or moral guilt
  • the Christian belief that the suffering and death of Jesus was responsible for the sanctification of all humankind

Synonyms for sanctifications

Words Related to sanctifications

Near Antonyms for sanctifications

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about sanctifications

Cite this Entry

“Sanctifications.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sanctifications. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

Comments on sanctifications

What made you want to look up sanctifications? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt painting a young scholar and his tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!