latitudinarian

adjective
lat·​i·​tu·​di·​nar·​i·​an | \ ˌla-tə-ˌtü-də-ˈner-ē-ən How to pronounce latitudinarian (audio) , -ˌtyü-\

Definition of latitudinarian

: not insisting on strict conformity to a particular doctrine or standard : tolerant specifically : tolerant of variations in religious opinion or doctrine

Other Words from latitudinarian

latitudinarian noun
latitudinarianism \ ˌla-​tə-​ˌtü-​də-​ˈner-​ē-​ə-​ˌni-​zəm How to pronounce latitudinarianism (audio) , -​ˌtyü-​ \ noun

First Known Use of latitudinarian

1697, in the meaning defined above

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latitude

latitude effect

latitudinarian

latitudinous

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latke

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