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Definitions for sanctity
ˈsæŋk tɪ tisanc·ti·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. holiness, sanctity, sanctitude(noun)

    the quality of being holy


  1. sanctity(Noun)

    Holiness of life or disposition; saintliness

  2. sanctity(Noun)

    The condition of being considered sacred; inviolability

  3. sanctity(Noun)

    Something considered sacred.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sanctity(noun)

    the state or quality of being sacred or holy; holiness; saintliness; moral purity; godliness

  2. Sanctity(noun)

    sacredness; solemnity; inviolability; religious binding force; as, the sanctity of an oath

  3. Sanctity(noun)

    a saint or holy being


  1. Sanctity

    Sanctity was a heavy metal band from Asheville, North Carolina, USA. They formed in 1998 and have released one album, Road to Bloodshed, on April 24, 2007. They are currently writing for a new album, with their new TBA vocalist. Zeff now has a separate project named Graveyard Fields and Jeremy, Jared and Derek also have a project together.

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How to pronounce sanctity?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say sanctity in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sanctity in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sanctity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of sanctity in a Sentence

  1. De Jesus:

    People already know how evangelicals feel about the sanctity of life.

  2. Andrew Schneider:

    There can be no spirituality, no sanctity, no truth without the female sex.

  3. George Sarton:

    There are but few saints amongst scientists, as among other men, but truth itself is a goal comparable with sanctity.

  4. Republican Governor Mike Pence:

    But I do bring my belief in the sanctity of life to that, and that will inform the way that I evaluate that, ultimately.

  5. Harry Ritter:

    Our customer is the client-provider relationship, we respect the sanctity of two people needing to sit in a room and talk.

Images & Illustrations of sanctity

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