post-Reformation

adjective post-Ref·or·ma·tion \ ˌpōst-ˌre-fər-ˈmā-shən \

Definition of post-Reformation

: occurring or existing after the Reformation
  • post-Reformation England
  • post-Reformation religious doctrines
  • Yet no matter how rulers dictated the practice of religion in a post-Reformation world, they could not quell intellectual doubt and religious dissent.
  • —Paula Findlen

First Known Use of post-reformation

1850

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