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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, consecrated, or appointed member
of the Christian clergy
who is generally entrusted
with a position
- John Joseph Bishop
(born 30 November
1966) is an English
comedian, presenter, actor, and former
pla**** for Hyde FC and Southport
- the senior bishop
and prin****l leader
of the Church
of England, the symbolic
head of the worldwide Anglican Communion
and the diocesan bishop
of the Diocese...
- 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
28, 1944) is an American actress
and dancer, best known
for her roles
as matriarch Emily Gilmore
on the series
is a fictional character
in the movie
Aliens, who was portra**** by actor Lance
Henriksen. The character
is the science officer
of the Sulaco, and...
- Lucas Bishop
is a fictional character appearing
in American comic books published
Comics, particularly titles
****ociated with the X-Men. He first...
- 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...
- William Bishop
(c. 1553 – 13 April, 1624) was the first Roman Catholic bishop after
Reformation. Officially, he was the titular bishop
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