Definition of “hallow” - English Dictionary

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“hallow” in British English

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hallowverb [ T usually passive ]

/ˈhæl.əʊ/ /ˈhæl.oʊ/

to give something great importance and respect, often because it is very old:

methods that have been hallowed by centuries of use

religion to make something holy:

The bread and wine has been hallowed by being dedicated to God.

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