- (Can we verify(+) this sense?) (uncountable) The study of saints.
- (countable) A biography of a saint.
- (countable) A biography which expresses reverence and respect for its subject.
- (pejorative) A biography which is uncritically supportive of its subject, often including embellishments or propaganda.
study of saints
biography of a saint
biography which expresses reverence
biography which is uncritically supportive