hagiography definition

  • noun:
    • Biography of saints.
    • A worshipful or idealizing biography.
    • The study of saints.
    • A biography of a saint.
    • A biography which expresses reverence and value for its subject.
    • A biography which is uncritically supporting of their subject, frequently including touches or propaganda.
    • Identical To Hagiographa.
    • Sacred writing or literary works; sacred writings collectively; an accumulation of lives of saints.
    • a biography that idealizes or idolizes the individual (especially someone who is a saint)

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