Adjective "Heretic" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Heretic


    Definition:

    noun

    1. a professed believer who maintains religious opinions contrary to those accepted by his or her church or rejects doctrines prescribed by that church.

    2. Roman Catholic Church. a baptized Roman Catholic who willfully and persistently rejects any article of faith.

    3. anyone who does not conform to an established attitude, doctrine, or principle.

    adjective

    4. heretical.