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  • adj. resembling a saint in behavior, such as benevolence, compassion, humility and or piety; exceptionally good

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Resembling a saint; suiting a saint; becoming a saint; saintly.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Resembling a saint; saintly: as, a saintlike prince.
  • Suiting a saint; befitting a saint.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. marked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an angel or saint

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