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Meaning of COADJUTOR

Pronunciation:  kow'ajutur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  an assistant to a Bishop
 

COADJUTOR is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: assistant, help, helper, supporter

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Co`ad*ju"tor\, n. [L. See {Co}-, and {Aid}.]
1. One who aids another; an assistant; a coworker.

         Craftily outwitting her perjured coadjutor.
                                               --Sheridan.

2. (R. C. Ch.) The assistant of a bishop or of a priest
   holding a benefice.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abuna, acolyte, adjunct, adjutant, agent, aid, aide, aide-de-camp, aider, ally, antipope, archbishop, archdeacon, archpriest, assistant, associate, attendant, auxiliary, bedfellow, best man, bishop, bishop coadjutor, brother, brother-in-arms, canon, cardinal, cardinal bishop, cardinal deacon, cardinal priest, chaplain, coadjutant, coadjutress, coadjutrix, cohort, colleague, companion, compatriot, compeer, comrade, confederate, confrere, consociate, consort, crony, curate, dean, deputy, diocesan, ecclesiarch, exarch, executive officer, fellow, fellow member, Grand Penitentiary, help, helper, helpmate, helpmeet, hierarch, high priest, Holy Father, lieutenant, metropolitan, papa, paranymph, paraprofessional, patriarch, penitentiary, pontiff, pope, prebendary, prelate, primate, rector, rural dean, second, servant, sideman, subdean, suffragan, supporting actor, supporting instrumentalist, vicar
 

 

 

 

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