Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - The territorial jurisdiction of a high ranking clergyman having spiritual and administrative authority to oversee priests or ministers

Usage examples (33)
  • In Mechlin the organ of the archbishopric, which is styled "La Vie dioc√©saine", receives contributions from Cardinal Mercier.
  • Westphalia, driven from the archbishopric of Saltzburg.
  • In September 1974 Raya resigned from his archbishopric.
  • From there it was only a short step to an archbishopric. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.