anticlerical(redirected from anticlericals)
Opposed to the influence of the church or the clergy in public life.
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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) opposed to the power and influence of the clergy, esp in politics
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a supporter of an anticlerical party
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an•ti•cler•i•cal(ˌæn tiˈklɛr ɪ kəl, ˌæn taɪ-)
opposed to the influence of the clergy or church in secular or public affairs.
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anticlerical[ˌæntɪˈklɛrɪkl] adj & n → anticlericale (m/f)
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