Synonyms and Antonyms for bishop

1. bishop (n.)

a senior member of the Christian clergy having spiritual and administrative authority; appointed in Christian churches to oversee priests or ministers; considered in some churches to be successors of the twelve Apostles of Christ


2. bishop (n.)

(chess) a piece that can be moved diagonally over unoccupied squares of the same color


3. bishop (n.)

port wine mulled with oranges and cloves