papistical

or pa·pis·tic

[ pey-pis-ti-kuhl or pey-pis-tik; puh- ]
/ peɪˈpɪs tɪ kəl or peɪˈpɪs tɪk; pə- /

adjective Disparaging.

of or relating to the Roman Catholic Church.

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Origin of papistical

1530–40; probably <Middle French papistique (see papist, -ic) + -al1

historical usage of papistical

See papist.

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