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given over exclusively to a single use or purpose

regarded with particular reverence or respect

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worthy of religious veneration

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It took the thing in the block, honored, venerated, hallowed the sacrifice at need, but did not analyze the sufferings, and felt but moderate pity for them.
Talking over his future with her husband she had found that both desired him to take orders, and this eagerness for the book which described places hallowed by the presence of Jesus seemed a good sign.
Everything seemed hallowed to her: this was to be the home of her wifehood, and she looked up with eyes full of confidence to Mr.
Above all sacrifice, or hallowed gift, Glory he requires, and glory he receives, Promiscuous from all nations, Jew, or Greek, Or Barbarous, nor exception hath declared; From us, his foes pronounced, glory he exacts.
Inchbare made her appearance, courtesying deferentially; amazed at the condescension which admitted her within the hallowed precincts of Lady Lundie's room.
If however, from too much conversing with material objects, the soul was gross, and misplaced its satisfaction in the body, it reaped nothing but sorrow; body being unable to fulfil the promise which beauty holds out; but if, accepting the hint of these visions and suggestions which beauty makes to his mind, the soul passes through the body and falls to admire strokes of character, and the lovers contemplate one another in their discourses and their actions, then they pass to the true palace of beauty, more and more inflame their love of it, and by this love extinguishing the base affection, as the sun puts out the fire by shining on the hearth, they become pure and hallowed.
By September it was a corpse, void of emotion, and scarcely hallowed by the memories of thirty years of happiness.
The last lines were written precisely in the hallowed hour when Richard Wagner gave up the ghost in Venice.
Many hidden corners and heights in the landscapes round about Nice are hallowed to me by unforgettable moments.
But, if the spirits of the Dead ever come back to earth, to visit spots hallowed by the love--the love beyond the grave--of those whom they knew in life, I believe that the shade of Agnes sometimes hovers round that solemn nook.
para]]Volunteers plant 1,300 trees along the Journey Through Hallowed Ground National Scenic Byway[[/para]]
The club's community department were given use of the hallowed turf and invited along some of the groups they work with throughout the year.
Entering the hallowed hall of Potter stalwarts are the Love Actually star Bill Nighy (Rufus Scrimgeour), John Hurt (Ollivander) and Wales' own Rhys Ifans (Xenophilius Lovegood).
ON HALLOWED GROUND: THE STORY OF ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY provides a history and assessment of the creation of the Arlington National Cemetery.
A consummate storyteller with an ear for both the uproariously funny and the heartbreakingly tender, McCarthy is a hallowed performer when he visits New England, often received like a rock star in the poetry world.