schismatic

  • 1 schismatic — SCHISMÁTIC, Ă, schismatici, ce, adj. (Adesea substantivat) Care s a separat de comunitatea unei biserici, care nu mai recunoaşte autoritatea unei biserici. – Din fr. schismatique, lat. schismaticus. Trimis de thiess, 07.08.2003. Sursa: DEX 98 … …

    Dicționar Român

  • 2 Schismatic — Schis*mat ic (s[i^]z*m[a^]t [i^]k; so nearly all ortho[ e]pists), a. [L. schismaticus, Gr. ?: cf. F. schismatique.] Of or pertaining to schism; implying schism; partaking of the nature of schism; tending to schism; as, schismatic opinions or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Schismatic — Schis*mat ic (?; 277), n. One who creates or takes part in schism; one who separates from an established church or religious communion on account of a difference of opinion. They were popularly classed together as canting schismatics. Macaulay.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 schismatic — index contentious, divisive, heretic, hostile, polemic, recusant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 schismatic — late 14c. (n.); mid 15c. (adj.), from O.Fr. schismatique, from Church L. schismaticus, from Gk. skhismatikos, from schisma (see SCHISM (Cf. schism)). Related: Schismatical …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 schismatic — n *heretic, sectarian, dissenter, nonconformist …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 schismatic — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ characterized by or favouring schism. ► NOUN chiefly historical ▪ (especially in the Christian Church) a person who promotes schism …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 schismatic — [siz mat′ik, skizmat′ik] adj. [ME scismatike < MFr scismatique < LL(Ec) schismaticus < Gr schismatikos] 1. of, characteristic of, or having the nature of, schism 2. tending to, causing, or guilty of schism: Also schismatical n. a person… …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 Schismatic — Depending on the context, schismatic may mean:* a member of a schism, or, as an adjective, of or pertaining to a schism * pertaining to the schisma in music * Schismatic temperament …

    Wikipedia

  • 10 schismatic — adj. & n. (also schismatical) adj. inclining to, concerning, or guilty of, schism. n. 1 a holder of schismatic opinions. 2 a member of a schismatic faction or a seceded branch of a Church. Derivatives: schismatically adv. Etymology: ME f. OF… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 11 schismatic — schismatically, adv. schismaticalness, n. /siz mat ik, skiz /, adj. 1. Also, schismatical. of, pertaining to, or of the nature of schism; guilty of schism. n. 2. a person who promotes schism or is an adherent of a schismatic body. [1350 1400; <… …

    Universalium

  • 12 schismatic — /skɪzˈmætɪk/ (say skiz matik), /ʃɪz / (say shiz ), /sɪz / (say siz ) adjective Also, schismatical. 1. of, relating to, or of the nature of schism; guilty of schism. –noun 2. someone who promotes schism; an adherent of a schismatic body …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 13 schismatic — I. noun Date: 14th century one who creates or takes part in schism II. adjective also schismatical Date: 15th century of, relating to, or guilty of schism • schismatically adverb …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 14 schismatic — 1. adjective a) Of or pertaining to a schism b) Of or pertaining to a schisma 2. noun A person involved in a schism …

    Wiktionary

  • 15 schismatic — Synonyms and related words: Young Turk, apostate, backslider, bolter, breakaway, collaborationist, collaborator, convert, defector, demurrer, denominationalist, deserter, dissenter, dissentient, dissident, divisive, factionist, fifth columnist,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 16 schismatic — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. discordant, heretical, dissident; see atheistic , rebellious 2 . n. Syn. heretic, rebel, dissenter; see protester , skeptic . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A person who dissents from the doctrine of an established… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 17 schismatic — schis|mat|ic [ skız mætık ] adjective connected with a schism ╾ schis|mat|i|cal|ly adverb …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 schismatic — schis·mat·ic || skɪz mætɪk /sɪz n. one who favors separating into factions adj. guilty of attempting to form factions; causing the formation of opposed factions …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 19 schismatic — [sɪz matɪk, skɪz ] adjective characterized by or favouring schism. noun chiefly historical (especially in the Christian Church) a person who promotes schism. Derivatives schismatically adverb …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 20 schismatic — n. Sectary, heretic, non conformist, dissenter, separatist …

    New dictionary of synonyms