a member of a pre-Christian religious order among the ancient Celts of Gaul, Britain, and Ireland.
- dru·id·ic, dru·id·i·cal, adjective
- non-Druid, noun
- non·dru·id·ic, adjective
- non·dru·id·i·cal, adjective
- sub·dru·id, noun
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How to use Druid in a sentence
The remark “is totally going to lose him the Norman, Druid, Jute and Saracen vote,” one wit commented.
Conway never comes right out and says Rand Paul is a God-hating Druid; he merely innocently asks, repeatedly, why Paul hates God.
The mass fell straight, and without breaking; resting in its bed like a Druid cromlech precipitated in one piece.Toilers of the Sea | Victor Hugo
Did you not tell me, Wychecombe, that the Druid had sprung her foremast?The Two Admirals | J. Fenimore Cooper
I cruised off Morant Point for some time, keeping a very bright look-out for the Druid.Hurricane Hurry | W.H.G. Kingston
British Dictionary definitions for druid
a member of an ancient order of priests in Gaul, Britain, and Ireland in the pre-Christian era
a member of any of several modern movements attempting to revive druidism
- druidess (ˈdruːɪdɪs), fem n
- druidic or druidical, adjective
- druidry, noun
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