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See definition of cathedra on Dictionary.com
  • as inchair
  • as inthrone

synonyms for cathedra

  • armchair
  • bench
  • recliner
  • rocker
  • sling
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How to use cathedra in a sentence

The one thing apparently impossible to him was to speak ex cathedra from heights of scientific erudition and attainment.
THE LETTERS OF WILLIAM JAMES, VOL. IIWILLIAM JAMES
Their opinions are given with an ex cathedra air that seems to exclude any appeal against them.
RAMBLES IN WOMANLANDMAX O'RELL
The rationalistic philosophy of the Spanish Jews was there proclaimed ex cathedra.
JEWISH HISTORYS. M. DUBNOW
The pope when teaching ex cathedra acts as head of the whole episcopal body and of the whole Church.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 5VARIOUS
But when does the pope speak ex cathedra, and how is it to be distinguished when he is exercising his infallibility?
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 5VARIOUS
The cathedral church is small, and the only thing which impressed me in it is the cathedra itself.
THE PASSING OF THE TURKISH EMPIRE IN EUROPEB. GRANVILLE BAKER
Whatever is may not be right—the maxim has too much of an ex cathedra sound—but whatever is is interesting.
FRENCH ARTW. C. BROWNELL
And, being delivered ex cathedra, the multitude take it as they do their preaching—for the gospel of Literature!
THE WAY OF THE GODSJOHN LUTHER LONG
It is safest, without arguing ex cathedra, to accept the answer of the very greatest dramatists.
THE THEORY OF THE THEATRECLAYTON HAMILTON
Uncle Sam examined it and pronounced, ex cathedra, that it must have been a real letter.
LIFE OF HARRIET BEECHER STOWE COMPILED FROM HER LETTERS AND JOURNALSCHARLES EDWARD STOWE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CATHEDRA

  • armchair
  • bench
  • cathedra
  • recliner
  • rocker
  • sling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.