Freemason(redirected from accepted masons)
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1. Freemason A member of the Free and Accepted Masons, an international fraternal and charitable organization with secret rites and signs.
2. A member of a guild of skilled itinerant masons during the Middle Ages.
(Historical Terms) medieval history a member of a guild of itinerant skilled stonemasons, who had a system of secret signs and passwords with which they recognized each other
a member of the widespread secret order, constituted in London in 1717, of Free and Accepted Masons, pledged to brotherly love, faith, and charity. Sometimes shortened to: Mason
Free•ma•son(ˈfriˌmeɪ sən, ˌfriˈmeɪ-)
1. a member of a widely distributed secret order (Free and Accepted Masons), having for its object mutual assistance and the promotion of brotherly love.
2. (l.c.) a member of a medieval secret society of stoneworkers.
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|Noun||1.||Freemason - a member of a widespread secret fraternal order pledged to mutual assistance and brotherly love|
brother - a male person who is a fellow member (of a fraternity or religion or other group); "none of his brothers would betray him"
Knight Templar - a man who belongs to a Masonic order in the United States