heretical

[ huh-ret-i-kuhl ]
/ həˈrɛt ɪ kəl /

adjective

of, relating to, or characteristic of heretics or heresy.

Origin of heretical

First recorded in 1375–1425; late Middle English word from Medieval Latin word haereticālis. See heretic, -al1

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