Part of speech:
Worthy of religious veneration:
Of or like God or a god
Regarded with particular reverence or respect
Springing from actual or pretended religious devotion or moral motives
Fervent or earnest:
Enjoying great happiness; blissful
Based on fact or sound reason; well-founded:
Of saintly character; holy.
That cannot be violated; indestructible
Of, from, like, or being a god or God
Based on strong likelihood or firm conviction, rather than on the actual evidence:
(--- Roman Catholic Church) Used as a title for a person who has reached the first stage of canonization.
Impeccably clean; spotless:
Free from anything that taints, impairs, infects, etc.; clear
Having no faults or defects, as in character; irreproachable
The definition of clean is not dirty, or sober, or off of drugs, or morally pure.
Low in rank, quality, or station; unpretentious or lowly:
Of, relating to, resembling, or befitting a saint.
Without guile; candid; frank
Doing or thinking nothing morally wrong; pure
Characteristic of a god.
Abstaining from sexual relations that are not sanctioned by certain religious laws or moral principles.
Honest and just; honorable
Having, or characterized by, moral virtue; righteous
(--- Obs.) Uncontaminated; not rotten
Occurring at an opportune time; providential.
Affecting sanctity; sanctimonious
Of or characterized by devotion
Not concerned with material or worldly things:
Devoted or faithful
Of, relating to, or contemporary with the 12 Apostles.
Having very great power, influence, etc.
Having unlimited or universal power, authority, or force; all-powerful.
Always going on; never stopping; perpetual
(Mathematics) Existing beyond or being greater than any arbitrarily large value.
Associated with a deity, especially with Christ; often capitalized
Naughty in a playful way; mischievous
Containing or consisting in sin; contrary to the will of a god, goddess, gods and/or goddesses.
Adhering firmly and devotedly, as to a person, cause, or idea; loyal.
That is or involves sacrilege
The definition of depraved is immoral or morally corrupt.
Of or characterized by divine or godlike nature.
Very sacred, holy, or inviolable
a sacred place of pilgrimage
A place set apart, as with a sanctum sanctorum; a private retreat or workroom. A sacred or private place.
Characterized by a false show of deep or sincere feeling, as in trying to persuade; too smooth or overly polite in speech, manners, etc.
Feeling or displaying strong affection or attachment; ardent:
Of, near, or relating to the sacrum.
A title of the pope (with His or Your)
Excessive or affected piety.
The quality or condition of being considered sacred; inviolability.
(Christianity) To sanctify (bread and wine) for Eucharistic use through a ritual regarded by some Christian churches as effecting transubstantiation.
To regard with awe, deference, and devotion.
Sanctify is to make something holy, give something legitimacy or to set something apart through religious ceremony.
Contrary to established moral principles.
The definition of vile is offensive in a way that makes you want to leave.
The innermost room or shrine in certain old temples, to be entered only by priests
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