consecrated sacred sanctified
hallowed hallowed adj. belonging to or derived from or associated with a divine power; made holy. Opposite of {unholy}. [Narrower terms: {beatified, blessed ; {blessed ; {consecrated, sacred, sanctified ] Also See: {consecrated}, {consecrate}, {sacred}.

Syn: holy. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • sanctified — adj 1. holy, annointed, Rom. Cath. Ch. beatified; consecrated, sacred, blessed, blest, hallowed; enshrined, canonized, glorified, exalted; dedicated, devoted, set apart; pure, cleansed, unsullied, untainted, sinless, spotless; godly, saintly,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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  • sacred — adj 1. consecrated, set apart, dedicated, devoted, sanctified; holy, blessed, blest, hallowed; purified, unspotted, clean. 2. religious, spiritual, heavenly, celestial, ethereal, supernal; devotional, ceremonial, ceremonious; ecclesiastical,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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