reunionist

[ ree-yoon-yuh-nist ]
/ riˈyun yə nɪst /

noun

a person who advocates the reunion of the Anglican Church with the Roman Catholic Church.

Nearby words

  1. reuchlin,
  2. reuchlin, johann,
  3. reunification,
  4. reunify,
  5. reunion,
  6. reunite,
  7. reupholster,
  8. reuptake,
  9. reus,
  10. reusable

Origin of reunionist

First recorded in 1865–70; reunion + -ist

Related formsre·un·ion·ism, nounre·un·ion·is·tic, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for reunionist

reunionist

/ (riːˈjuːnjənɪst) /

noun

a person who desires or works for reunion between the Roman Catholic Church and the Church of England
Derived Formsreunionism, nounreunionistic, adjective

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