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Origin of mystagogue
OTHER WORDS FROM mystagoguemys·ta·go·gy [mis-tuh-goh-jee, -goj-ee], /ˈmɪs təˌgoʊ dʒi, -ˌgɒdʒ i/, mys·ta·go·gue·ry [mis-tuh-gaw-guh-ree, -gog-uh-], /ˈmɪs təˌgɔ gə ri, -ˌgɒg ə-/, nounmys·ta·gog·ic [mis-tuh-goj-ik], /ˌmɪs təˈgɒdʒ ɪk/, mys·ta·gog·i·cal, adjectivemys·ta·gog·i·cal·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for mystagogue
He had none of the airs of mystagogue, but talked to men, as he did to beasts, in the speech which was habitual to them.Rest Harrow|Maurice Hewlett
Meursius,” says his editor, “was the true and legitimate mystagogue to the sanctuarius of Greece.
But Barrs was too sprightly a spirit to remain a mystagogue.Egoists|James Huneker
Henri Bergson is a mystagogue, and all mystagogues are mythomaniacs.Unicorns|James Huneker
Nevertheless he was no anarchist and no mystagogue; and even where he was defective, his defect has commonly been stated wrongly.The Victorian Age in Literature|G. K. Chesterton