Definition of Grand Inquisitor in English:

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Grand Inquisitor

noun

historical
The director of the court of Inquisition, especially in Spain and Portugal.
Example sentences
  • The Grand Inquisitor, who has essentially run the Church for the last few years, is now the public face.
  • She is attempting to evade Grand Inquisitor's question.
  • The excesses of the Grand Inquisitor became the creed of administration by the temporal regime.

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Syllabification: Grand In·quis·i·tor

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