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hallowed
used in Oliver Twist

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Definition
of something declared or believed to be holy

or:

widely respected and revered over time
  • But, if the spirits of the Dead ever come back to earth, to visit spots hallowed by the love—the love beyond the grave—of those whom they knew in life, I believe that the shade of Agnes sometimes hovers round that solemn nook.
    Chapter 53 — And Last (97% in)
  • The boy was lying, fast asleep, on a rude bed upon the floor; so pale with anxiety, and sadness, and the closeness of his prison, that he looked like death; not death as it shows in shroud and coffin, but in the guise it wears when life has just departed; when a young and gentle spirit has, but an instant, fled to Heaven, and the gross air of the world has not had time to breathe upon the changing dust it hallowed.
    Chapter 19 — In Which a Notable Plan is Discussed and Determined On (**% in)

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