Definition of sanctitude in English:

sanctitude

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

[mass noun] formal
The state or quality of being holy, sacred, or saintly.
More example sentences
  • But chief among them, held in quiet sanctitude, Teresa is Arms of the Christ she so loved.

Origin

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

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