unprotestantize

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

un- +‎ protestantize

Verb[edit]

unprotestantize (third-person singular simple present unprotestantizes, present participle unprotestantizing, simple past and past participle unprotestantized)

  1. (transitive) To cause to change from Protestantism to some other form of religion.
    • Froude
      the attempt to unprotestantize the Church of England

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for unprotestantize in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)