Adjective "Jesuitical" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Jesuitical


    Definition:

    1. of or relating to Jesuits or Jesuitism.

    2. (often lowercase) practicing casuistry or equivocation; using subtle or oversubtle reasoning; crafty; sly; intriguing.

    Origin:
    Jesuitical

    Examples:

    "utteringses can be jesuitical."