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Synonyms of sanctify in English:


  • 1 a small shrine was built to sanctify the site
    consecrate, make holy, make sacred, bless, hallow, set apart, dedicate to God, anoint, ordain, canonize, beatify
  • 2 they sanctified themselves
    purify, cleanse, free from sin, absolve, unburden, redeem, exculpate, wash someone's sins away
    rare lustrate
  • 3 we must not sanctify this outrageous state of affairs
    approve, sanction, give the stamp of approval to, underwrite, condone, justify, vindicate, endorse, support, back, ratify, confirm, warrant, permit, allow, accredit, authorize, legitimize, legitimatize
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