Unmiter
Unmiter Un*mi"ter, Unmitre Un*mi"tre, v. t. [1st pref. un- + miter.] To deprive of a miter; to depose or degrade from the rank of a bishop. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

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  • unmiter — /un muy teuhr/, v.t. to deprive of a miter; depose from the rank of a bishop. Also, esp. Brit., unmitre. [1590 1600; UN 2 + MITER] * * * …   Universalium

  • unmiter — un·miter …   English syllables

  • unmiter — “+ transitive verb Etymology: un (II) + miter : to deprive of a miter * * * /un muy teuhr/, v.t. to deprive of a miter; depose from the rank of a bishop. Also, esp. Brit., unmitre. [1590 1600; UN 2 + MITER] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Unmitre — Unmiter Un*mi ter, Unmitre Un*mi tre, v. t. [1st pref. un + miter.] To deprive of a miter; to depose or degrade from the rank of a bishop. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unmitre — /un muy teuhr/, v.t., unmitred, unmitring. Chiefly Brit. unmiter. * * * …   Universalium

  • unmitre — /un muy teuhr/, v.t., unmitred, unmitring. Chiefly Brit. unmiter …   Useful english dictionary

  • un|mi|tre — «uhn MY tuhr», transitive verb, tred, tring. Especially British. unmiter …   Useful english dictionary

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