vt (-fies, -fying, -fied)
- santificar* an arrangement sanctified by custom una práctica consagrada por la costumbreMore example sentences
- Those terms were settled, and indeed sanctified, in the long struggle down the centuries to the founding and then to the preservation, the protection and the defence of our liberal representative democracy.
- By model and practice, families nested children in webs of relationships, sanctified through kin or kin-like (idiomatic kin) moralities.
- At home, womanhood was idealized and sanctified, while women themselves were denied such basic rights of citizenship as the vote.
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The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments.