Sentence Examples


  • It's when my thoughts wander to that saintly man.
  • I can hardly wait to see the look on Claire Quincy's face when I tell her saintly Aunty Annie was turning tricks!
  • You're letting this saintly man of the cloth off a bit easy, aren't you?
  • Their first and most notable victim was Philip, the saintly metropolitan of Moscow, who was strangled for condemning the oprichina as an unchristian institution, and refusing to bless the tsar (1569).
  • Bridget's saintly and charitable life soon made her known far and wide; she gained, too, great religious influence over her husband, with whom (1341-1343) she went on pilgrimage to St James of Compostella.

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