Simple Definition of defrock
: to officially remove (a priest) from his or her job as punishment for doing something wrong
Full Definition of defrock
1 : to deprive (as a priest) of the right to exercise the functions of office
2 : to remove from a position of honor or privilege
Examples of defrock
<the movie's director was defrocked for going way over budget>
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