Definition of sanctitude in English:


Line breaks: sanc¦ti|tude
Pronunciation: /ˈsaŋ(k)tɪtjuːd


[mass noun] formal
  • The state or quality of being holy, sacred, or saintly.
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    • 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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