Besaint
Besaint \Be*saint"\, v. t. To make a saint of. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • besaint — /bi sāntˈ/ (archaic) transitive verb To make a saint of ORIGIN: ↑be (2) • • • besaintˈed adjective 1. Canonized 2. Haunted with saints …   Useful english dictionary

  • besainted — besaintˈed adjective 1. Canonized 2. Haunted with saints • • • Main Entry: ↑besaint …   Useful english dictionary

  • canonize — [v] sanctify; idolize apotheosize, beatify, besaint, bless, consecrate, dedicate, deify, glorify, idolatrize, love, put on a pedestal*, saint, worship; concepts 32,367 …   New thesaurus

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