Definition of Holies

1. Noun. (plural of holy) Used almost exclusively in (term Holy of Holies). ¹



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Definition of Holies

1. holy [n] - See also: holy

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Holies

holiday ownership
holiday resort
holiday season
holiday syndrome
holidayed
holidayer
holidayers
holidaying
holidaymaker
holidaymakers
holidaymaking
holidays
holie
holier
holier-than-thou
holies (current term)
holiest
holily
holin
holiness
holinesse
holinesses
holing
holing out
holing up
holings
holism
holisms
holist
holistic

Literary usage of Holies

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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"As leader of the moderate (or Presbyterian) party holies now саше into violent ... They hated one another equally "; and holies would not allow any merit in ..."

2. Westminster Hall, Or, Professional Relics and Anecdotes of the Bar, Bench by Henry Roscoe, Thomas Roscoe (1825)
"The affront was, that when Lord holies attempted to apeak to the characters of the Frenchmen, the Chief Justice stopped him, saying he must not interrupt ..."

3. A Catalogue of the Royal and Noble Authors of England, Scotland, and Ireland by Horace Walpole, Thomas Park (1806)
"The courage of Digby blazed by choice; that of holies burned by necessity.3 Through their life, the former acted from the impulse of great parts ..."

4. The Musical World (1860)
"Price Ss. Published this day by Boosey and Sons, holies-street. BRINLEY RICHARDS' ¬ęTHOU ART SO NEAR." Reichart'i celebrated song arranged for Pianoforte by ..."

5. The Origin and Growth of the English Constitution: An Historical Treatise by Hannis Taylor (1898)
"2 Knowing that it would be useless to apply again to the speaker to put the question, holies put it himself, and after the defiant resolutions had been thus ..."

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