Excommunicator \Ex`com*mu"ni*ca`tor\n. [Cf. LL. excommunicator.] One who excommunicates. [1913 Webster]

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  • excommunicator — noun see excommunicate I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • excommunicator — See excommunicative. * * * …   Universalium

  • excommunicator — n. one who excommunicates another, one who excludes from membership in a church or other organization …   English contemporary dictionary

  • excommunicator — ex·com·mu·ni·ca·tor …   English syllables

  • excommunicator — nəˌkād.ə(r), ātə noun Etymology: Late Latin, from excommunicatus + Latin or : one that excommunicates …   Useful english dictionary

  • excommunicate — excommunicator, n. v. /eks keuh myooh ni kayt /; n., adj. /eks keuh myooh ni kit, kayt /, v., excommunicated, excommunicating, n., adj. v.t. 1. to cut off from communion with a church or exclude from the sacraments of a church by ecclesiastical… …   Universalium

  • excommunicate — I. transitive verb Etymology: Middle English, from Late Latin excommunicatus, past participle of excommunicare, from Latin ex + Late Latin communicare to communicate Date: 15th century to subject to excommunication • excommunicator noun II.… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Déry, Tibor — ▪ Hungarian writer Hungarian form  Déry Tibor  born Oct. 18, 1894, Budapest, Hung. died Aug. 18, 1978, Budapest       Hungarian novelist, short story writer, poet, and playwright, one of the most respected and controversial figures in 20th… …   Universalium

  • excommunicate — verb ˌɛkskə mju:nɪkeɪt officially exclude from participation in the sacraments and services of the Christian Church. adjective ˌɛkskə mju:nɪkət excommunicated. noun ˌɛkskə mju:nɪkət an excommunicated person. Derivatives excommunication noun… …   English new terms dictionary

  • excommunicate — /ɛkskəˈmjunəkeɪt / (say ekskuh myoohnuhkayt) verb (t) (excommunicated, excommunicating) 1. to cut off from communion or membership, especially from the sacraments and fellowship of the Christian church by ecclesiastical sentence. –noun 2. an… …   Australian English dictionary

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