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Definition of Bishop
BishopBishop Bish"op, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bishoped; p. pr. & vb.
To admit into the church by confirmation; to confirm; hence,
to receive formally to favor. BishopBishop Bish"op, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bishoped; p. pr. & vb.
n. Bishoping.] [From the name of the scoundrel who first
practiced it. Youatt.] (Far.)
To make seem younger, by operating on the teeth; as, to
bishop an old horse or his teeth.
Note: The plan adopted is to cut off all the nippers with a
saw to the proper length, and then with a cutting
instrument the operator scoops out an oval cavity in
the corner nippers, which is afterwards burnt with a
hot iron until it is black. --J. H. Walsh. bishopBustle Bus"tle, n.
A kind of pad or cushion worn on the back below the waist, by
women, to give fullness to the skirts; -- called also
bishop, and tournure.
Meaning of Bishop from wikipedia
- A bishop
is an ordained
or appointed member
in a religious
institution, who is generally entrusted
with a position
and oversight. The title...
- The Bishop Sycamore Centurions
are an American football
in Columbus, Ohio. They purported
to be the high school football
team of Bishop
- Sarah Grace McLaughlin
(born 18 July 1992), known professionally
Briggs, is a Scottish-American singer
and songwriter. Her single
- The bishop
(♗, ♝) is a piece
in the game of chess. Each player begins
the game with two bishops
. One starts between
the king's knight
and the king, the...
- Kevin Brian Bishop
(born 18 June 1980) is an English
actor, comedian, writer
He is best known
for his roles
as Stupid Brian
in My Family
- Bridget Bishop
(c. 1632 – 10 June 1692) was the first person executed
for witchcraft during
the Salem witch trials
in 1692. Nineteen
were hanged, and one...
- Elvin Richard Bishop
21, 1942) is an American blues
and rock music
singer, guitarist, bandleader, and songwriter. An original member
28, 1944) is an American actress
and dancer, best known
for her roles
as matriarch Emily Gilmore
on the series
- In the Catholic
Church, a bishop
is an ordained minister
of the sacrament
of holy orders
and is responsible
- Maurice Rupert Bishop
(29 May 1944 – 19 October
1983) was a Grenadian revolutionary
and the leader
of New Jewel Movement
– a Marxist–Leninist party
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