adjective doc·trin·al \ˈdäk-trə-nəl, especially British däk-ˈtrī-\

Definition of DOCTRINAL

:  of, relating to, or preoccupied with doctrine
doc·trin·al·ly \-nəl-ē\ adverb

First Known Use of DOCTRINAL

15th century

Rhymes with DOCTRINAL


Next Word in the Dictionary: doctrinalityPrevious Word in the Dictionary: doctrinaire (adjective)All Words Near: doctrinal
July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears