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 for sanctified
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Sanctified \Sanc"ti*fied\, a.
     Made holy; also, made to have the air of sanctity;
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Sanctify \Sanc"ti*fy\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sanctified; p. pr.
     & vb. n. Sanctifying.] [F. sanctifier, L. sanctificare;
     sanctus holy + -ficare (in comp.) to make. See Saint, and
     1. To make sacred or holy; to set apart to a holy or
        religious use; to consecrate by appropriate rites; to
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              God blessed the seventh day and sanctified it.
                                                    --Gen. ii. 3.
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              Moses . . . sanctified Aaron and his garments.
                                                    --Lev. viii.
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     2. To make free from sin; to cleanse from moral corruption
        and pollution; to purify.
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              Sanctify them through thy truth.      --John xvii.
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     3. To make efficient as the means of holiness; to render
        productive of holiness or piety.
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              A means which his mercy hath sanctified so to me as
              to make me repent of that unjust act. --Eikon
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     4. To impart or impute sacredness, venerableness,
        inviolability, title to reverence and respect, or the
        like, to; to secure from violation; to give sanction to.
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              The holy man, amazed at what he saw,
              Made haste to sanctify the bliss by law. --Dryden.
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              Truth guards the poet, sanctifies the line. --Pope.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: made or declared or believed to be holy; devoted to a
             deity or some religious ceremony or use; "a consecrated
             church"; "the sacred mosque"; "sacred elephants"; "sacred
             bread and wine"; "sanctified wine" [syn: consecrated,
             sacred, sanctified]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  62 Moby Thesaurus words for "sanctified":
     Tartuffian, Tartuffish, affected, aggrandized, apotheosized,
     awesome, beatified, big, blessed, canonized, canting, consecrated,
     converted, dedicated, deified, devoted, elevated, eminent,
     ennobled, enshrined, enthroned, exalted, excellent, false,
     glorified, goody, goody-goody, grand, great, hallowed, held in awe,
     high, high and mighty, holier-than-thou, hypocritical, immortal,
     immortalized, insincere, lofty, magnified, mealymouthed, mighty,
     pharisaic, pietistic, pious, reborn, redeemed, regenerate,
     regenerated, sacred, sainted, saintly, sanctimonious, saved,
     self-righteous, set apart, shrined, sniveling, sublime,
     supereminent, throned, unctuous

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