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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Ruled by or oppressed by a man of the cloth.

Usage examples (39)
  • These people, whom we call priest-ridden, are the only
  • If we are a priest-ridden race we ought to be proud of it!
  • Quebec is no longer a rural priest-ridden society of large families.
  • He railed against the Government, which, he said, was priest-ridden under the whip of for more
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