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Example sentences for sanctify

When necessary, the church is available to sanctify skulduggery.
Yet the fact that this is a market outcome does not sanctify the result.
Fourth, this argument would sanctify dictatorship and tyranny.
Proponents of affirmative action say these arguments sanctify an unjust status quo.
Nor their presence sanctify its exercise, or their hearts beat quick at the recital of their own deeds.

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