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Overview of adj sacred

The adj sacred has 5 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (4) sacred

(concerned with religion or religious purposes; "sacred texts"; "sacred rites"; "sacred music")

2. (1) sacred

(worthy of respect or dedication; "saw motherhood as woman's sacred calling")

3. (1) consecrated, sacred, sanctified

(made or declared or believed to be holy; devoted to a deity or some religious ceremony or use; "a consecrated church"; "the sacred mosque"; "sacred elephants"; "sacred bread and wine"; "sanctified wine")

4. hallowed, sacred

(worthy of religious veneration; "the sacred name of Jesus"; "Jerusalem's hallowed soil")

5. sacred

((often followed by `to') devoted exclusively to a single use or purpose or person; "a fund sacred to charity"; "a morning hour sacred to study"; "a private office sacred to the President") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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