(adjective, verb)


1. marked by utter goodness; resembling an angel or saint

- a saintly concern for his fellow men

- my sainted mother

Similar word(s): good, angelic, angelical, beatific, saintlike, saintly

Sentences with sainted as an adjective:

- Pope John Paul II, of sainted memory, is a candidate for beatification.

- My sainted mother never had an evening dress.


1. simple past tense and past participle of saint