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Meaning of SAINTHOOD

Pronunciation:  'seynt`hûd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  saints collectively
 

SAINTHOOD is a 9 letter word that starts with S.

 

 See Also: group, grouping, saint

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Saint"hood\, n.
1. The state of being a saint; the condition of a saint.
   --Walpole.

2. The order, or united body, of saints; saints, considered
   collectively.

         It was supposed he felt no call to any expedition
         that might endanger the reign of the military
         sainthood.                            --Sir W.
                                               Scott.

 

 

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