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canonize definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To declare (a deceased person) becoming a saint and entitled to be fully recognized as a result.
    • relating to the biblical canon.
    • To include in a literary canon.
    • To accept as being within canon legislation.
    • to take care of as sacred; glorify.
    • To declare (a deceased individual) a saint; to put in the catalogue of saints.
    • To glorify; to exalt toward highest honor.
    • To speed as encouraged; relating to the canon.
    • To declare (a deceased individual) to be a saint and eligible to be totally recognized as such.
    • relating to the biblical canon.
    • relating to a literary canon.
    • To accept as being within canon legislation.
    • To treat as sacred; glorify.
    • To declare (a deceased individual) a saint; to include the catalogue of saints.
    • To glorify; to exalt into the highest honor.
    • To rate as impressed; to incorporate in the canon.
  • verb:
    • To establish as an official, standard rule.
    • To declare (one) as a saint.
    • To glorify; to exalt to your greatest honour.
    • treat as a sacred individual
    • declare (a-dead individual) to be a saint
    • to ascertain as a formal, standard rule.
    • To declare (a person) as a saint.
    • To glorify; to exalt to the greatest honour.
    • treat as a sacred individual
    • declare (a dead individual) is a saint
  • others:
    • To enroll officially into the canon or catalogue associated with the saints; declare to-be a saint; regard as a saint. See canonization.
    • To acknowledge to the canon, by Scripture.
    • To embody in canons.
    • Also spelled canonise.
    • To enroll officially in canon or catalogue for the saints; declare is a saint; regard as a saint. See canonization.
    • To admit in to the canon, by Scripture.
    • To embody in canons.
    • Also spelled canonise.
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