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1. prelate

noun. ['ˈprɛlɪt, ˈpriːˌleɪt'] a senior clergyman and dignitary.

Synonyms

  • primate
  • priest
  • high priest
  • hierarch

Etymology

  • prelat (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • praelatus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Prelate

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  • benlate
  • boilerplate
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  • calculate
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  • coagulate
  • congratulate
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  • correlate
  • crenelate
  • depopulate
  • desolate

Example sentences of the word prelate


1. Noun, singular or mass
One Lutheran prelate, Benedict Carpzov, proudly boasted of having put 20,000 witches to death.

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