Warning: mysql_numrows(): supplied argument is not a valid MySQL result resource in /home/kidsnetau/dictionary_content.txt on line 15


  Definition of saint
  1. model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal
  2. person of exceptional holiness
  3. a person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization
  4. in the Catholic church; declare (a dead person) to be a saint; "After he was shown to have performed a miracle, the priest was canonized"
  5. hold sacred
Similar Words: ideal, paragon, nonpareil, apotheosis, nonesuch, nonsuch, holy man, holy person, angel, canonize, canonise, enshrine


Hyponyms: jimdandy, jimhickey, crackerjack, class act, humdinger, Buddha, fakir, fakeer, faqir, faquir, patron saint, Ambrose, Saint Ambrose, St. Ambrose, Andrew, Saint Andrew, St. Andrew, Saint Andrew the Apostle, Anselm, Saint Anselm, St. Anselm, Aquinas, Thomas Aquinas, Saint Thomas, St. Thomas, Saint Thomas Aquinas, St. Thomas Aquinas, Athanasius, Saint Athanasius, St. Athanasius, Athanasius the Great, Augustine, Saint Augustine, St. Augustine, Augustine of Hippo, Basil, St. Basil, Basil of Caesarea, Basil the Great, St. Basil the Great, Becket, Thomas a Becket, Saint Thomas a Becket, St. Thomas a Becket, Bede, Saint Bede, St. Bede, Baeda, Saint Baeda, St. Baeda, Beda, Saint Beda, St. Beda, the Venerable Bede, Benedict, Saint Benedict, St. Benedict, Boniface, Saint Boniface, St. Boniface, Winfred, Wynfrith, Apostle of Germany, Bridget, Saint Bridget, St. Bridget, Brigid, Saint Brigid, St. Brigid, Bride, Saint Bride, St. Bride, Bruno, Saint Bruno, St. Bruno, Dominic, Saint Dominic, St. Dominic, Domingo de Guzman, Edward the Confessor, Saint Edward the Confessor, St. Edward the Confessor, Edward the Martyr, Saint Edward the Martyr, St. Edward the Martyr, Francis of Assisi, Saint Francis of Assisi, St. Francis of Assisi, Saint Francis, St. Francis, Giovanni di Bernardone, Gregory, Gregory I, Saint Gregory I, St. Gregory I, Gregory the Great, Gregory Nazianzen, Gregory of Nazianzen, St. Gregory of Nazianzen, Ignatius, Saint Ignatius, St. Ignatius, Ignatius of Loyola, Saint Ignatius of Loyola, St. Ignatius of Loyola, Loyola, James, Saint James, St. James, Saint James the Apostle, St. James the Apostle, Jerome, Saint Jerome, St. Jerome, Hieronymus, Eusebius Hieronymus, Eusebius Sophronius Hieronymus, John, Saint John, St. John, Saint John the Apostle, St. John the Apostle, John the Evangelist, John the Divine, John Chrysostom, St. John Chrysostom, John the Baptist, St. John the Baptist, Jude, Saint Jude, St. Jude, Judas, Thaddaeus, Lawrence, Saint Lawrence, St. Lawrence, Laurentius, Leo I, St. Leo I, Leo the Great, Louis IX, Saint Louis, St. Louis, Luke, Saint Luke, St. Luke, Mark, Saint Mark, St. Mark, Martin, St. Martin, Mary Magdalene, St. Mary Magdalene, Mary Magdalen, St. Mary Magdalen, Matthew, Saint Matthew, St. Matthew, Saint Matthew the Apostle, St. Matthew the Apostle, Levi, Nicholas, Saint Nicholas, St. Nicholas, Olaf II, Olav II, Saint Olaf, Saint Olav, St. Olaf, St. Olav, Paul, Saint Paul, St. Paul, Apostle Paul, Paul the Apostle, Apostle of the Gentiles, Saul, Saul of Tarsus, Peter, Simon Peter, Saint Peter, St. Peter, Saint Peter the Apostle, St. Peter the Apostle, Simon, St. Simon, Simon Zelotes, Simon the Zealot, Simon the Canaanite, Thomas, doubting Thomas, Thomas the doubting Apostle, Vitus, St. Vitus


Member Meronyms: sainthood


Derivational Morphology: apotheosize, apotheosise, apotheose, purify, purge, sanctify, consecrate, bless, hallow, canonize, canonise, canonization, canonisation, canon


Anagrams: stain, satin


Language Translations:
Finnish: Pyhä and pyhimys   Greek: Άγιος and άγιος  
Italian: santo   Maltese: san  
Norwegian: helgen and sankt   Portuguese: santo  
Romanian: sfânt   Russian: святой  
Slovene: sveti and svetnik   Spanish: san  
Thai: นักบุญ   Vietnamese: thánh  
  Search Dictionary

Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
  Random Word
fairy_cup means miterwort of northeastern North America usually with two opposite leaves on erect flowering stems that terminate in erect racemes of white flowers; a scarl... more
  Find words starting with: