Associations to the word «Sanctity»


SANCTITY, noun. (uncountable) Holiness of life or disposition; saintliness
SANCTITY, noun. (uncountable) The condition of being considered sacred; inviolability
SANCTITY, noun. (countable) Something considered sacred.
SANCTITY OF CONFESSORS, proper noun. (Christianity) An epithet of Jesus.

Dictionary definition

SANCTITY, noun. The quality of being holy.

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.