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Synonyms for sanctify
ˈsæŋk təˌfaɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. consecrate, bless, hallow, sanctify(verb)

    render holy by means of religious rites

    Synonyms:
    purify, hallow, give, dedicate, sign, commit, ordinate, bless, vow, order, consecrate, ordain, devote, purge

  2. purify, purge, sanctify(verb)

    make pure or free from sin or guilt

    "he left the monastery purified"

    Synonyms:
    cat, puke, make pure, purify, chuck, sick, hallow, spue, cast, disgorge, vomit, regurgitate, vomit up, distill, scour, consecrate, upchuck, spew, purge, barf, throw up, be sick, retch, sublimate, bless, honk, flush, regorge

Wiktionary

  1. sanctify(verb)

    To free from sin; to purify.

    Synonyms:
    consecrate, hallow

  2. sanctify(verb)

    Synonyms:
    cleanse, purify

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sanctify

    Synonyms:
    clean, cleanse, disinfect, hallow, purify, wash

    Antonyms:
    befoul, contaminate, corrupt, defile, infect, pollute, soil, spoil, stain, sully, taint, tarnish, vitiate

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sanctify

    Synonyms:
    consecrate, hallow, celebrate, purify, justify, sanction, ratify

    Antonyms:
    desecrate, profane, misobserve, pollute, disannul

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sanctify(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    make holy, cleanse from sin

  2. sanctify(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    consecrate, hallow

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    consecrate

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Translations for sanctify

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  • heiligenGerman
  • santificarSpanish
  • puhdistaa, vapauttaa, pyhittääFinnish
  • consacrerFrench
  • naomhaichScottish Gaelic
  • purificare, consacrare, santificareItalian
  • apvalyti, pašventintiLithuanian
  • whakataputapu, whakatapuMāori
  • zuiveren, verschonen, sancreren, heiligen, louteren, consacreren, heilig verklaren, inwijden, sanctificeren, sanctifiëren, wijden, ruggensteunen, sacraliseren, verheiligenDutch
  • rense, helliggjøre, vigsle, velsigne, tilgiNorwegian
  • willkachayQuechua
  • очи́стить, очища́ть, освяти́ть, одобря́ть, освяща́ть, санкциони́ровать, одо́бритьRussian
  • kutsamakTurkish

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