Popish Pop"ish, a. Of or pertaining to the pope; taught or ordained by the pope; hence, of or pertaining to the Roman Catholic Church; -- often used opprobriously. -- {Pop"ish*ly}, adv. -- {Pop"ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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