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Overview of noun saint

The noun saint has 3 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (3) saint

(a person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization)

2. (2) saint, holy man, holy person, angel

(person of exceptional holiness)

3. (1) ideal, paragon, nonpareil, saint, apotheosis, nonesuch, nonsuch

(model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal)


Overview of verb saint

The verb saint has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. enshrine, saint

(hold sacred)

2. canonize, canonise, saint

(declare (a dead person) to be a saint; "After he was shown to have performed a miracle, the priest was canonized")

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