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saintedadjective [usually before noun]

uk   /ˈseɪn.tɪd/  us   /-t̬ɪd/
given the ​title of ​saint by the Church, or ​considered to be like a ​saint: humorous And where is my sainted (= ​extremely good) little ​sister?
(Definition of sainted from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sainted”
in Chinese (Simplified) 被追封为圣徒的, 圣人似的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 被追封爲聖徒的, 聖人似的…
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