exorcist


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ex·or·cism

 (ĕk′sôr-sĭz′əm, -sər-)
n.
1. The act, practice, or ceremony of exorcising.
2. A formula used in exorcising.

ex′or·cist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.exorcist - one of the minor orders in the unreformed Western Church but now suppressed in the Roman Catholic Church
Holy Order, Order - (usually plural) the status or rank or office of a Christian clergyman in an ecclesiastical hierarchy; "theologians still disagree over whether `bishop' should or should not be a separate Order"
2.exorcist - someone who practices exorcism
necromancer, sorcerer, thaumaturge, thaumaturgist, wizard, magician - one who practices magic or sorcery
Translations
طارِد الأرواح الشِّرّيرَه
djævleuddrivereksorcist
egzorcist
særingamaîur
exorcista
kötü ruhları kovan kimse

exorcist

[ˈeksɔːsɪst] Nexorcista mf

exorcist

[ˈɛksɔːrsɪst] nexorciste mf

exorcist

nExorzist(in) m(f)

exorcist

[ˈɛksɔːsɪst] nesorcista m

exorcize,

exorcise

(ˈeksoːsӕiz) verb
to drive away (an evil spirit); to rid (a house etc) of an evil spirit.
ˈexorcism noun
(an) act of exorcizing.
ˈexorcist noun
a person who exorcizes.
References in classic literature ?
Do you know that in my business you're an exorcist almost before anything else?
Jose "Jocis" Syquia, chief exorcist at the Archdiocese of Manila Office of Exorcism.
The Mr Robert's bloody eruption was utterly OTT - like The Exorcist meets Mr Creosote, the dinner-suited binge eater from Monty Python's The Meaning Of Life.
Those who would buy the boards may run the risk of getting chased on by evil spirits and they would probably need an exorcist to help them to cast these unwanted elements out.
She was having seizures - she was like The Exorcist, bouncing around the bed.
Bob Larson, the founder of Spiritual Freedom Churches International, says he's performed some 20,000 exorcisms over the past forty years--some in private, others on camera for the reality show, The Real Exorcist, and now around the world via Skype.
Father Andrzej Grefkowic, an exorcist and one of the organisers of the conference, told the publication that part of the conference is dedicated to the hidden subliminal message in communication, and the choice of this subject was inspired by the woman who dares to call herself Madonna.
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William Friedkin made his name with Oscar-winning movies The Exorcist and The French Connection.
The commercial success of The Exorcist (not the sequels and prequels) cannot be disputed.
One of seven works on view, Anemic Cinema takes its title from Duchamp's 1926 film of the same name and uses as its base content footage from the 1973 movie The Exorcist.
In addition to pastoral duties at Sacred Heart Parish, Thomas is the official exorcist for the Diocese of San Jose.