[ poh-pish ]
/ ˈpoʊ pɪʃ /
of, relating to, or characteristic of the Roman Catholic Church.
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OTHER WORDS FROM popishpop·ish·ly, adverbpop·ish·ness, noun
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/ (ˈpəʊpɪʃ) /
derogatory belonging to or characteristic of Roman Catholicism
Derived forms of popishpopishly, adverb
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