Romishness
noun see Romish

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Romishness — See Romishly. * * * …   Universalium

  • romishness — rom·ish·ness …   English syllables

  • romishness — noun see romish …   Useful english dictionary

  • Romish — adjective Date: 1531 usually disparaging Roman Catholic • Romishly adverb, usually disparaging • Romishness noun, usually disparaging …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Romish — Romishly, adv. Romishness, n. /roh mish/, adj. Often Disparaging and Offensive. of or pertaining to Rome as the center of the Roman Catholic Church. [1525 35; ROME + ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • Crowley, Robert — ▪ English social reformer born c. 1518, , Gloucestershire, Eng. died June 18, 1588       English Puritan, social reformer, and Christian Socialist prominent in the vestiarian disputes (over the alleged “Romishness” of the vestments worn by… …   Universalium

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