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  • 1 ordained — index entitled, inevitable, mandatory, necessary (inescapable), positive (prescribed), rightful …

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  • 2 Ordained — Ordain Or*dain , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ordained}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ordaining}.] [OE. ordeinen, OF. ordener, F. ordonner, fr. L. ordinare, from ordo, ordinis, order. See {Order}, and cf. {Ordinance}.] 1. To set in order; to arrange according to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 ordained — adjective a) Established by authority. There was much pomp at the ceremony that made him an ordained minister. b) Admitted to the ministry of the church …

    Wiktionary

  • 4 ordained — adj. Ordained is used with these nouns: ↑minister, ↑ministry, ↑pastor, ↑priest …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 5 ordained — un·ordained; …

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  • 6 ordained — adjective 1. fixed or established especially by order or command at the time appointed (or the appointed time ) • Syn: ↑appointed, ↑decreed, ↑prescribed • Similar to: ↑settled 2. invested with ministerial or priestly functions …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 7 ordained — (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Ordered] Syn. commanded, determined, established by law, established by declaration; see established 2 , ordered 2 . 2. [Invested into the ministry] Syn. consecrated, anointed, received into the ministry; see graduated 1 …

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  • 8 ordained — É”r deɪnd /ɔː adj. empowered to function in a religious office; destined, set apart for a particular purpose or function; commanded or·dain || É”r deɪn /ɔː d v. empower to function in a religious office; determine law, establish order;… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 9 Ordained pioneer ministry — (O.P.M) is a subcategory for ordained ministers in the Church of England. The Church of England is now developing fresh expressions of church which also means needing new and different forms of ministry for a changing society, which it is hoped… …

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  • 10 ordained by custom — index prescriptive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 11 ordained by legislation — index legislative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 12 ordained Rabbi — someone who has completed rabbinical training and been officially ordained …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 13 ordained ministries —    This term refers to ministries that require ordination, such as presiding at the Eucharist, hearingconfessions, administering Confirmation, and so on. Ordained ministers may also perform other ministries that can be performed by laypeople,… …

    Glossary of theological terms

  • 14 Murder Ordained — Directed by Mike Robe Produced by Zev Braun Kathleen Cromley …

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  • 15 self-ordained — self ordained′ adj …

    From formal English to slang

  • 16 duly ordained minister of religion — Person who has been ordained in accordance with the ceremonial, ritual, or discipline of a recognized church, religious sect, or religious organization, to teach and preach its doctrines and to administer its rites and ceremonies and public… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 17 duly ordained minister of religion — Person who has been ordained in accordance with the ceremonial, ritual, or discipline of a recognized church, religious sect, or religious organization, to teach and preach its doctrines and to administer its rites and ceremonies and public… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 18 self-ordained — adj. * * * self ordainedˈ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑self …

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  • 19 self-ordained — adj. * * * …

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  • 20 self-ordained — assigned by oneself …

    English contemporary dictionary