How Do You Spell HERESY?

Correct spelling for the English word "heresy" is [h_ˈɛ_ɹ_ə_s_ɪ], [hˈɛɹəsɪ], [hˈɛɹəsɪ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for HERESY

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Similar spelling words for HERESY

Plural form of HERESY is HERESIES

Definition of HERESY

  1. An opinion en some presumed vital point of doctrine at variance with the orthodox one, and insisted on to the extent of occasioning disruption in the Church; an untenable or unsound opinion in politics.

Anagrams of HERESY

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Usage Examples for HERESY

  1. The girl to whom I uttered this heresy was so shocked she dropped a tea- cup,- you know how brittle everything is in there,- and I came home. - "The Siege of the Seven Suitors" by Meredith Nicholson
  2. It is, as I well know, rank heresy, but I firmly believe that building and owning of houses can be afforded only by those having the higher limit of income, $ 3000 to $ 5000 a year, unless the person has a permanent position or a business of great security, and in these days who can be sure of anything? - "The Cost of Shelter" by Ellen H. Richards
  3. Heresy does not consist in opinion or sentiments: it is not an error of head but of will. - "The Development of Religious Liberty in Connecticut" by M. Louise Greene, Ph. D.
  4. There is the " Bloody Statute" against heresy, and the first act against witchcraft, Tindale's translation of the Bible is prohibited, and women and laborers forbidden to read the New Testament. - "Popular Law-making" by Frederic Jesup Stimson
  5. Neither do we favor Aerius, but we on our part are contending with you who are defending a heresy manifestly conflicting with the prophets, apostles and holy Fathers, namely, that the Mass justifies ex opere operato, that it merits the remission of guilt and punishment even for the unjust, to whom it is applied, if they do not present an obstacle. - "The Apology of the Augsburg Confession" by Philip Melanchthon