Saintdom
Saintdom Saint"dom (-d[u^]m), n. The state or character of a saint. [R.] --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]

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  • saintdom — noun see saint I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • saintdom — saint·dom (sāntʹdəm) n. The condition or quality of being a saint. * * * …   Universalium

  • saintdom — noun sainthood …   Wiktionary

  • saintdom — n. position of a saint, status of one who has been canonized by the Christian church; all saints collectively, order of saints (also sainthood) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • saintdom — saint·dom …   English syllables

  • saintdom — ˈsāntdəm noun ( s) : the quality or state of being a saint …   Useful english dictionary

  • saint — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French seint, saint, from Late Latin sanctus, from Latin, sacred, from past participle of sancire to make sacred more at sacred Date: 13th century 1. one officially recognized especially through… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sainthood — /saynt hood/, n. 1. the character or status of a saint. 2. saints collectively. Also saintdom /saynt deuhm/. [1540 50; SAINT + HOOD] * * * …   Universalium

  • sainthood — saint·hood || seɪnthÊŠd n. position of a saint, status of one who has been canonized by the Christian church; all saints collectively, order of saints (also saintdom) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • saint — [seɪnt, before a name usually s(ə)nt] noun 1》 a person acknowledged as holy or virtuous and regarded in Christian faith as being in heaven after death.     ↘a person of exalted virtue who is canonized by the Church after death and who may be the… …   English new terms dictionary

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