Meaning of “holiness” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “holiness” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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holinessnoun [ U ]

us /ˈhoʊ·li·nəs/

the quality of being holy or pure:

This temple is a place of great holiness.

Holiness is also a title used of or to the leader of the Roman Catholic Church:

We do not know the views of His Holiness on the subject.

(Definition of “holiness” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)