Definition of heretical
hereticallyplay \hə-ˈre-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
Examples of heretical in a Sentence
the belief that women should be allowed to have careers outside the home was once considered heretical
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From the heretical Communist slums of gritty Belgrade to the Gothic industrial castles of artsy Torino…
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Origin and Etymology of heretical
First Known Use: 15th century
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