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Saint

(sānt),
Charles F.M., 20th-century South African surgeon. See: Saint triad.
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Indeed, claims of being chosen by the gods or a singular God, perfectly embodying the attributes of religious piety and saintliness, and serving as the supreme religio-secular guide and intercessor for subjects were far from unique, even in specific aspects, to the Safavids, let alone the Mughals.
From Homer to contemporary writers, marathon runner and scholar Roger Robinson explores the saintliness, the sexiness, the freedom, and the engagement with life running represents in literature.
30PM Danny Boyle's dry run for Slumdog Millionaire is a fable full of strained saintliness.
He stated that Ayn "Rand [in the novel Atlas Shrugged] takes a quaintly naive view of the alleged saintliness of successful capitalists.
George Bernard Shaw described Kropotkin as "amiable to the point of saintliness," and in later life he was a ringer for Father Christmas.
The previous evening, amid the incongruous saintliness of the Lambourn Catholic Club, is the small matter of the Jesters.
The saintliness that was the first three months of the year somehow makes you feel like you deserve a treat or two - or three - but that's where it can all go horribly wrong and lead to the world of yo-yo dieting, which really is the road to nowhere.
His fixed smile conveyed soppiness rather than saintliness.
During childhood, Fred Claus suffered his younger brother Nick's saintliness.
Stuck between saintliness and being branded a heretic, a hero has to find a way to bring about peace or otherwise meet a final end in a world where ends don't seem to be so final.
But the film pushes his saintliness a bit too fro; with several characters all but reduced to tears by the very mention of the man.