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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n.- The characteristics felt to mark synagoge officers as a class.

Usage examples (8)
  • Constable, and in fact it was the day duty which embraced the peculiar dignity of beadledom.
  • (Wisla) I prowled about among the crypts with a curious specimen of beadledom who ran off long unintelligible histories in atrocious
  • If a book were not restricted to the simplest tales, or pleasing fiction ending in virtue rewarded and vice punished, that was enough; the propriety of beadledom was at...
  • At the time I speak of Knox was the Recorder of that important borough, and was possessed of all the dignity which so enhances a great officer in the eyes of the public,... for more
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