Unmitre

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Unmitre To deprive of a miter; to depose or degrade from the rank of a bishop.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Unmitre un-mī′tėr to deprive of a mitre, to degrade from the dignity of bishop.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1st pref. un-, + miter,

Usage

In literature:

Nor misdeem me, that I, humble, unmitred priest, should be thus bold.
"Harold, Complete The Last Of The Saxon Kings" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
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