Hallowed

  • 1 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 …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 hallowed — hallowed; un·hallowed; …

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  • 3 hallowed — index infrangible, inviolate, laudable, sacrosanct, solemn Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 hallowed — [adj] holy, revered anointed, beatified, blessed, consecrated, dedicated, divine, enshrined, holy, honored, inviolable, sacred, sacrosanct, sanctified, unprofane; concept 568 Ant. desecrated, irreligious, profane, unhallowed, unholy, unsanctified …

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  • 5 hallowed — [hal′ōd; ] in poetry, also [ hal′ō id] adj. [pp. of HALLOW1] 1. made holy or sacred 2. honored as holy; venerated SYN. HOLY …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 hallowed — [[t]hæ̱loʊd[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: ADJ n Hallowed is used to describe something that is respected and admired, usually because it is old, important, or has a good reputation. The hallowed turf of Twickenham is the venue for the Middlesex Rugby… …

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  • 7 Hallowed — Hallow Hal low (h[a^]l l[ o]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hallowed}( l[ o]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Hallowing}.] [OE. halowen, halwien, halgien, AS. h[=a]lgian, fr. h[=a]lig holy. See {Holy}.] To make holy; to set apart for holy or religious use; to… …

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  • 8 hallowed — adjective Date: before 12th century 1. holy, consecrated < the church stands on hallowed ground > 2. sacred, revered < the university s hallowed halls > < hallowed customs > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 9 hallowed — hallowedly, adv. hallowedness, n. /hal ohd/; in liturgical use often /hal oh id/, adj. regarded as holy; venerated; sacred: Hallowed be Thy name; the hallowed saints; our hallowed political institutions. [bef. 900; ME halwed; OE (ge)halgod; see… …

    Universalium

  • 10 hallowed — hal|lowed [ˈhæləud US loud] adj [Date: 1200 1300; Origin: hallow to make holy , from Old English halgian, from halig; HOLY] 1.) holy or made holy by religious practices →↑sacred ▪ The bones will be buried in hallowed ground . 2.) important and… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 hallowed — adjective 1 made holy: hallowed ground (=land, especially around a church, that has been made holy) 2 sometimes humorous important and respected: a hallowed tradition | the hallowed portals (=doors) of Broadcasting House …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 hallowed — adj. Hallowed is used with these nouns: ↑ground, ↑shrine, ↑tradition, ↑turf …

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  • 13 hallowed — hal|lowed [ hæloud ] adjective MAINLY LITERARY 1. ) considered to be holy 2. ) considered very special and treated with great respect: the hallowed pages of our country s history …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14 hallowed — UK [ˈhæləʊd] / US [ˈhæloʊd] adjective mainly literary 1) often humorous considered very special and treated with great respect the hallowed turf of Wembley stadium 2) considered to be holy …

    English dictionary

  • 15 hallowed — hal•lowed [[t]ˈhæl oʊd[/t]] in liturgical use often [[t]ˈhæl oʊ ɪd[/t]] adj. regarded as holy; venerated; sacred: hallowed political institutions[/ex] • Etymology: bef. 900 hal′lowed•ly, adv. hal′lowed•ness, n. syn: See holy …

    From formal English to slang

  • 16 hallowed — adjective worthy of religious veneration (Freq. 1) the sacred name of Jesus Jerusalem s hallowed soil • Syn: ↑sacred • Similar to: ↑holy • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 17 hallowed — adjective /ˈhaləʊd,ˈhæloʊd/ Consecrated or sanctified; sacred, holy. When ye praye, saye: Oure father which arte in heven, halowed be thy name. Ant: unhallowed …

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  • 18 hallowed — Synonyms and related words: acknowledged, admitted, all knowing, all powerful, all seeing, all wise, almighty, beatified, blessed, boundless, canonized, changeless, consecrated, conventional, creating, creative, customary, dedicated, devoted,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 19 hallowed — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. sacred, sacrosanct, consecrated; see divine 2 . See Synonym Study at divine . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. holy, sacred, venerated, revered, sanctified, worshipped, honored, consecrated, blessed, beatified, divine.… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 20 hallowed — adj. holy, sacred, sanctified, revered hal·low || hæləʊ v. sanctify, consecrate, bless, exalt, glorify …

    English contemporary dictionary