Jesuitic

What is Jesuitic?

Jesuitic definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
adjective
of or relating to Jesuits or Jesuitism.
(often lowercase) practicing casuistry or equivocation; using subtle or oversubtle reasoning; crafty; sly; intriguing.

RELATED WORDSmystical, spiritual, abstract, esoteric, philosophical, supernatural, abstruse, theoretical, deep, difficult, eternal, fundamental, high-flown, ideal, immaterial, impalpable, incorporeal, insubstantial, intangible, intellectual

Origin of JesuiticalFirst recorded in 1590a??1600; Jesuit + -ical

Related formsJesA.uA.itA.iA.calA.ly, adverbanA.ti-JesA.uA.itA.ic, adjectiveanA.ti-JesA.uA.itA.iA.cal, adjectiveanA.ti-JesA.uA.itA.iA.calA.ly, adverb
un-JesA.uA.itA.ic, adjectiveun-JesA.uA.itA.iA.cal, adjectiveun-JesA.uA.itA.iA.calA.ly, adverb
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