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synonyms for maundy

  • bath
  • bathing
  • laundry
  • soaking
  • ablution
  • fomentation
  • laundering
  • lavabo
  • lavage
  • lavation
  • laving
  • abstersion
  • detersion
  • lavement
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How to use maundy in a sentence

The almoner also superintended the daily maundy, or washing the feet of the poor selected for that purpose.
ENGLISH MONASTIC LIFEABBOT GASQUET
On Maundy Thursday, to set forth the anointing, which is consecrated to the purification of the soul.
CHURCHES AND CHURCH ORNAMENTSWILLIAM DURANDUS
Young dandelion greens are eaten on Maundy Thursday in order to remain well throughout the year.
PENNSYLVANIA DUTCH COOKINGUNKNOWN
After this maundy they were fed and sent away with a small present of money.
ENGLISH MONASTIC LIFEABBOT GASQUET
The ceremony observed on the day was called holding or making the Maundy.
EARLY TRAVELS IN PALESTINEARCULF ET AL.
He distributes the sovereign's doles to the poor on Maundy Thursday.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIA. VOL. 1 PART 1VARIOUS
Now, that night of Maundy Thursday the curé of Clisson was in his chamber and was about to go to bed.
A MONK OF FIFEANDREW LANG
Thomas Maundy was the chief maker of maces during the Commonwealth.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 17, SLICE 2VARIOUS
Maundy, mawn′di, n. the religious ceremony of washing the feet of others, esp.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 2 OF 4: E-M)VARIOUS
Nipter, nip′tėr, n. the ecclesiastical ceremony of washing the feet—the same as maundy.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 3 OF 4: N-R)VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO MAUNDY

  • ablution
  • abstersion
  • bath
  • bathing
  • detersion
  • fomentation
  • laundering
  • laundry
  • lavabo
  • lavage
  • lavation
  • lavement
  • laving
  • maundy
  • soaking
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.