Online Dictionary: translate word or phrase from Indonesian to English or vice versa, and also from english to english on-line.
Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: pontifical(0.01032 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to pontifical.
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: proceeding from or ordered by or subject to a pope or the
papacy regarded as the successor of the Apostles;
“papal dispensation” [syn: papal, apostolic, apostolical]
2: denoting or governed by or relating to a bishop or bishops
3: puffed up with vanity; “a grandiloquent and boastful
manner”; “overblown oratory”; “a pompous speech”;
“pseudo-scientific gobbledygook and pontifical hooey”-
Newsweek [syn: grandiloquent, overblown, pompous, portentous]
English → English (gcide)
Pontifical \Pon*tif"ic*al\, a. [L. pontificalis: cf. F.
pontifical. See Pontiff.]
1. Of or pertaining to a pontiff, or high priest; as,
pontifical authority; hence, belonging to the pope; papal.
2. Of or pertaining to the building of bridges. [R.]
Now had they brought the work by wondrous art
Pontifical, a ridge of pendent rock
Over the vexed abyss. --Milton.
Pontifical \Pon*tif"ic*al\, n. [F.]
1. A book containing the offices, or formulas, used by a
2. pl. The dress and ornaments of a pontiff. “Dressed in
full pontificals.” --Sir W. Scott.