sanctify Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"sanctify" in British English

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sanctifyverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈsæŋk.tɪ.faɪ/
formal to make an ​event or ​placeholy to make something ​socially or ​officiallyacceptable: a ​practice sanctified by many ​years of ​tradition
sanctification
noun [U] uk   /ˌsæŋk.tɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/  us   /-t̬ɪ-/ formal
(Definition of sanctify from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sanctifyverb [T]

 us   /ˈsæŋk·təˌfɑɪ/
to make ​holy: a ​relationship sanctified by ​marriage
(Definition of sanctify from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sanctify”
in Spanish santificar…
in Vietnamese thánh hóa…
in Malaysian menyucikan…
in Thai ทำให้ศักดิ์สิทธิ์…
in French sanctifier…
in German heiligen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使神圣化,使圣洁化, 使合法化, 批准…
in Indonesian menyucikan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使神聖化,使聖潔化, 使合法化, 批准…
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