Warning: mysql_numrows(): supplied argument is not a valid MySQL result resource in /home/kidsnetau/dictionary_content.txt on line 15

Dictionary

  Definition of apostasy
  1. the act of abandoning a party or cause
  2. the state of having rejected your religious beliefs or your political party or a cause (often in favor of opposing beliefs or causes)
Similar Words: tergiversation, renunciation, defection

 

Derivational Morphology: apostatize, apostatise, tergiversate, defect, desert

 

Language Translations:
Dutch: afvalligheid   Finnish: luopuminen  
French: apostasie   German: Abtrünnigkeit  
Greek: αποστασία   Italian: apostasia  
Japanese: 背信   Korean: 배교  
Latin: apostasia   Russian: отступничество  
Spanish: apostasía  
 
  Search Dictionary

Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
 
 
  
  Random Word
Chiococca_alba means evergreen climbing shrub of southern Florida and West Indies grown for its racemes of fragrant white to creamy flowers followed by globose white succulent ... more
 
  Find words starting with:
   
A
B
C
   
D
E
F
   
G
H
I
   
J
K
L
   
M
N
O
   
P
Q
R
   
S
T
U
   
V
W
X
   
Y
Z