Definition of sanctitude in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsaNG(k)təˌt(y)o͞od/


The state or quality of being holy, sacred, or saintly.
Example sentences
  • But chief among them, held in quiet sanctitude, Teresa is Arms of the Christ she so loved.


Late Middle English: from Latin sanctitudo, from sanctus 'holy'.

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Syllabification: sanc·ti·tude

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