popery

noun
pop·​ery | \ ˈpō-p(ə-)rē How to pronounce popery (audio) \

Definition of popery

disparaging

First Known Use of popery

circa 1536, in the meaning defined above

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“Popery.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/popery. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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