Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of PARDONER

Pronunciation:  'pârdnur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a medieval cleric who raised money for the church by selling papal indulgences
  2. [n]  a person who pardons or forgives or excuses a fault or offense
 

PARDONER is a 8 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: excuser, forgiver
 
 See Also: absolver, churchman, cleric, divine, ecclesiastic, human, individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Par"don*er\, n.
1. One who pardons. --Shak.

2. A seller of indulgences. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY