bishopdom


bishopdom
\\-dəm\ noun (-s)
: the episcopal body of bishops

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  • Bishopdom — Bish op*dom, n. Jurisdiction of a bishop; episcopate. Divine right of bishopdom. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bishopdom — bish·op·dom …   English syllables

  • archbishopric — Synonyms and related words: Kreis, abbacy, aedileship, archdeaconry, archdiocese, archiepiscopacy, archiepiscopate, aristocracy, arrondissement, bailiwick, bishopdom, bishopric, borough, canonicate, canonry, canton, cardinalship, chairmanship,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • bishopric — Synonyms and related words: Kreis, abbacy, aedileship, archbishopric, archdeaconry, archdiocese, archiepiscopacy, archiepiscopate, aristocracy, arrondissement, bailiwick, bishopdom, borough, canonicate, canonry, canton, cardinalship, chairmanship …   Moby Thesaurus

  • canonicate — Synonyms and related words: abbacy, archbishopric, archdeaconry, archiepiscopacy, archiepiscopate, bishopdom, bishopric, canonry, cardinalship, chaplaincy, chaplainship, curacy, deaconry, deaconship, deanery, deanship, episcopacy, episcopate,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • curacy — Synonyms and related words: abbacy, advowson, archbishopric, archdeaconry, archiepiscopacy, archiepiscopate, benefice, bishopdom, bishopric, canonicate, canonry, cardinalship, care of souls, chaplaincy, chaplainship, charge, cure, deaconry,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • deanery — Synonyms and related words: Dymaxion house, White House, abbacy, adobe house, aedileship, archbishopric, archdeaconry, archiepiscopacy, archiepiscopate, aristocracy, bishopdom, bishopric, building, canonicate, canonry, cardinalship, casa,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • episcopacy — Synonyms and related words: abbacy, aedileship, archbishopric, archdeaconry, archiepiscopacy, archiepiscopate, aristocracy, bishopdom, bishopric, canonicate, canonry, cardinalship, chairmanship, chancellery, chancellorate, chancellorship,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • pastorate — Synonyms and related words: abbacy, administration, apostleship, archbishopric, archdeaconry, archiepiscopacy, archiepiscopate, auspices, bishopdom, bishopric, call, canonicate, canonry, cardinalship, care, care of souls, chaplaincy, chaplainship …   Moby Thesaurus

  • presbytery — Synonyms and related words: Council of Nicaea, Council of Trent, Easter sepulcher, Lateran Council, Sacred College, Vatican Council, abbacy, ambry, apse, archbishopric, archdeaconry, archiepiscopacy, archiepiscopate, baptistery, bishopdom,… …   Moby Thesaurus