Definition of 'hallowed'
Example sentences containing 'hallowed'
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And don't tell me those sides are not going to be straining at the leash to get out on that hallowed turf. The Sun (2016)And don't tell me those sides are not going to be straining at the leash to get out on that hallowed turf. The Sun (2016)It put up two large hairy fingers to the hallowed halls of high art. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Various family members have already found ways to profit from the hallowed name. Times, Sunday Times (2013)So to come back to the hallowed ground really is quite special. The Sun (2006)Do they not know the hallowed ground on which they tread? Times, Sunday Times (2009)It will be an exciting match on the hallowed turf. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He also wept when he walked on to the hallowed turf. The Sun (2014)Yet in the hallowed halls of Westminster mentioning revaluation is taboo. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is nobody else in showbiz as disarmingly open as she is about what actually goes on inside the hallowed halls of fame. Times, Sunday Times (2006)By the time he was leaving that hallowed ground, he was a stroke behind. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They await news of relatives, many of whom still occupy a hallowed place in family memory. Times, Sunday Times (2010)That is hallowed nationalist turf. Times, Sunday Times (2011)So the vanguard of modern sculpture has taken up residence in the gentlemanly surroundings of one of the city's most hallowed venues. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The American tried his heart out, only to come up short again on this hallowed ground. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Or at best pilgrims, treading hallowed ground, tracing the legend. Times, Sunday Times (2008)When the excited youngster visited the hallowed ground, he was given a front-row seat in the stands. The Sun (2016)But look beyond these hallowed halls: the best thing about browsing in London is exploring as you go. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Quite the opposite, they seemed utterly at home in one of the country's most hallowed football grounds. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The President who had delivered that vengeance had come back to the hallowed ground, like a general returning to a battlefield. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The road here is quiet, overlooked by towering fir trees, with a peace that contributes to the sense that this is hallowed ground. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Trends of 'hallowed'
Used Occasionally. hallowed is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'hallowed'
British English: hallowed ADJECTIVE
Hallowed is used to describe something that is respected and admired, usually because it is old, important, or has a good reputation.
They protested that there was no place for a school of commerce in their hallowed halls of learning.
Definition of hallowed from the Collins English Dictionary
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