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sanctify
American English: /ˈsæŋ(k)təˌfaɪ/
British English: /ˈsaŋ(k)tɪfʌɪ/

Translation of sanctify in Spanish:

transitive verb -fies, -fying, -fied

  • an arrangement sanctified by custom
    una práctica consagrada por la costumbre
    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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    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.