Definitions for saintliness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. saintliness(noun)

    the quality of resembling a saint

Wiktionary

  1. saintliness(Noun)

    The distinguishing property possessed by someone who is considered to be saintly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Saintliness(noun)

    quality of being saintly

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jean Anouilh:

    Saintliness is also a temptation.

  2. Harriet Beecher Stowe:

    What makes saintliness in my view, as distinguished from ordinary goodness, is a certain quality of magnanimity and greatness of soul that brings life within the circle of the heroic.

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