nonjuror

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌnɒnˈdʒʊərə/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(non jŏŏrər)


WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
non•ju•ror  (non jŏŏrər),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. a person who refuses to take a required oath, as of allegiance.
  2. World History(often cap.) [Eng. Hist.]any of the clergymen of the Church of England who in 1689 refused to swear allegiance to William and Mary.
  • non- + juror 1685–95

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
nonjuror /ˌnɒnˈdʒʊərə/ n
  1. a person who refuses to take an oath, as of allegiance
Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
Nonjuror /ˌnɒnˈdʒʊərə/ n
  1. any of a group of clergy in England and Scotland who declined to take the oath of allegiance to William and Mary in 1689
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