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 RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.