Definitions of canonize:
  • verb:   in the Catholic church; declare (a dead person) to be a saint
    Example: "After he was shown to have performed a miracle, the priest was canonized"
  • verb:   treat as a sacred person
    Example: "He canonizes women"
  • verb:   add in the canon or calendar of the saints
    Example: "He was canonized not long after his death"

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