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synonyms for popish

  • pontiff
  • legate
  • nuncio
  • otho
  • papacy
  • pontifical
  • popery
  • see
  • vatican
  • vicegerent
  • ablegate
  • bishop of rome
  • paparchy
  • pontifex maximus. associatedwords: papal
  • popedom
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How to use popish in a sentence

At this time the authorities were enforcing the payment of tithe; and this excited the wrath of the leaders of the Popish party.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
Then, there are no private houses, as in England; families live in staircases; see what it is to belong to a Popish country.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
In the fourth, they provide banishment, and death in case of return, for Jesuits and Popish priests of every denomination.
THE LOYALISTS OF AMERICA AND THEIR TIMES, VOL. 1 OF 2EGERTON RYERSON
This account was related by a popish spy, in a letter written here in England to Mendea.
FOX'S BOOK OF MARTYRSJOHN FOXE
But notwithstanding this, soon afterwards, the Romish clergy erected a new popish university in the city of Dublin.
FOX'S BOOK OF MARTYRSJOHN FOXE
You have travelled in my company long enough to devise a handsome branch of the Popish Plot.
PEVERIL OF THE PEAKSIR WALTER SCOTT
This was probably in consequence of the excitement following the discovery of Titus Oates's Popish plot.
NOTES AND QUERIES FOR WORCESTERSHIREJOHN NOAKE
He organised the Popish Plot, and sprung it on the nation at the ripe moment to clear the road for his own ambition.
COURT BEAUTIES OF OLD WHITEHALLW. R. H. TROWBRIDGE
From the time of the Popish Plot to the end of the reign, nothing of any importance transpired without her initiative or sanction.
COURT BEAUTIES OF OLD WHITEHALLW. R. H. TROWBRIDGE
He came, with a part of his army composed of those very Catholics, to overset the power of a Popish prince.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXVIII. FEBRUARY, 1843. VOL. LIII.VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO POPISH

  • ablegate
  • bishop of rome
  • legate
  • nuncio
  • otho
  • papacy
  • paparchy
  • pontifex maximus. associatedwords: papal
  • pontiff
  • pontifical
  • popedom
  • popery
  • popish
  • see
  • vatican
  • vicegerent
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