defrock Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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defrockverb [T]

uk   /ˌdiːˈfrɒk/  us   /-ˈfrɑːk/ formal or humorous
to dismiss a ​priest (= ​remove him from his ​job), usually because of ​badbehaviour
(Definition of defrock from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “defrock”
in Chinese (Simplified) 免除(行为不端的牧师)的圣职…
in Chinese (Traditional) 免除(行為不端的牧師)的聖職…
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