holy water definition

  • noun:
    • liquid blessed by a priest and used for religious purposes.
    • in some Christian churches, liquid that is sanctified by a priest or bishop for the purpose of baptism and for the blessing of individuals, locations, or things.
    • water that is blessed by a priest for use in symbolic purification
  • adjective:
    • liquid which has been blessed because of the priest for sacred reasons.

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