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  1. holier(Adjective)

    ; more sacred.

  2. holier(Adjective)

    ; more full of holes.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of holier in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of holier in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of holier in a Sentence

  1. Konstantin Simonov:

    This subject has failed to become a priority, russia's attitude will most likely be something like this: Guys, you put economic pressure on us, introduced sanctions. Do you expect us to be holier than the Pope about the issue you're pushing through and take a load of responsibilities?

  2. Christopher Zoukis:

    A lot of people who are Justin Paperny level, first of all, don't believe that they did anything wrong and certainly don't think they deserve any kind of punishment, and when they do get punishment, they don't believe they deserve this kind of punishment, and they go into prison with this' holier than thou' attitude.

  3. William Blake:

    It is not because angels are holier than men or devils that makes them angels, but because they do not expect holiness from one another, but from God only.

  4. Saint Jerome:

    The fact is that my native land is a prey to barbarism, that in it men's only God is their belly, that they live only for the present, and that the richer a man is the holier he is held to be.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    When you try to act holier than thou, it really doesn’t work.

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