AskDefine | Define sanctified

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1 render holy by means of religious rites [syn: consecrate, bless, hallow] [ant: desecrate]
2 make pure or free from sin or guilt; "he left the monastery purified" [syn: purify, purge] [also: sanctified]sanctified adj : made or declared or believed to be holy; devoted to a deity or some religious ceremony or use; "a consecrated chursh"; "the sacred mosque"; "sacred elephants"; "sacred bread and wine"; "sanctified wine" [syn: consecrated, sacred]sanctified See sanctify

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  1. Made holy. Set aside for sacred or ceremonial use.

Verb form

  1. past participle of sanctify

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