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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Christianity
saintedsaint‧ed /ˈseɪntɪd/ adjective literary  1 RRChaving been made a saint by the Christian church2 old-fashioned used when talking about a dead person my sainted mother, God rest her soul3 my sainted aunt!
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saintedO, lady fair, the oleanders spice the air O, my sainted aunt!Those awarded congressional gold medals have not led sainted lives.She was going to use the sainted patience ploy, the one he found most difficult to handle.
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