popelike

popelike

(ˈpəʊpˌlaɪk)
adj
(Ecclesiastical Terms) resembling a pope
adv
(Ecclesiastical Terms) in a popish manner
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The evolutionists, you seem to think, are popelike, speaking "ex cathedra," and therefore infallible on doctrinal matters.
32) When I talk about a transnational authority, I am not necessarily alluding to a popelike figure; such an authority could take many forms.