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Protestant

Definition of protestant:

part of speech: noun

A member of any Christian church other than the Greek or Roman Catholic.

part of speech: adjective

Protesting: pertaining to the faith of those who protest against the Church of Rome.

part of speech: noun

One who declares an opinion opposing those generally accepted.

part of speech: adjective

Declaring an opposing opinion: Protestant.

part of speech: noun

Protester.

part of speech: noun

One who protests against the Church of Rome.

part of speech: noun

( orig.) One of those who, in 1529, protested against an edict of Charles V. and the Diet of Spires: one who protests against the Church of Rome.

part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to such churches or their members.

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