cacodoxy

noun caco·doxy \ˈkakəˌdäksē\

Definition of cacodoxy

plural

-es

  1. :  perverse teachings :  heterodoxy

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Origin and Etymology of cacodoxy

Late Greek kakodoxia heretical opinion, from Greek kak- cac- + -doxia (from doxa opinion, from dokein to seem) — more at decent


First Known Use: 1716


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