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hereticnoun [C]

uk   /ˈher.ə.tɪk/ us   /ˈher.ə.tɪk/
a person who is guilty of heresy
heretical
adjective uk   /həˈret.ɪ.kəl/ us   /həˈret̬.ɪ.kəl/
Her belief that a split would be good for the party was regarded as heretical.
(Definition of heretic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hereticnoun [C]

us   /ˈher·əˌtɪk/
a person who has beliefs that are opposed to the official belief of a church and that the church considers wrong
(Definition of heretic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “heretic”
in Chinese (Simplified) 异教徒, 异端分子…
in Turkish sapkın düşünceli/inançlı kimse/kişi…
in Russian еретик…
in Chinese (Traditional) 異教徒, 異端分子…
in Polish herety-k/czka…
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