bish, bishop

bish, bishop
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Conversation vocabulary and slang. English-Russian dictionary. . 2015.

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  • bish|op — «BIHSH uhp», noun, verb, oped, op|ing. –n. 1. a clergyman of high rank who is the head of a church district or diocese: »No Bishop, no King (attributed to James I of England). 2. a spiritual overseer; an officer of the early Christian church:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bish|op|ric — «BIHSH uhp rihk», noun. 1. the church district under the charge of a bishop; diocese; see. 2. the position, office, or rank of bishop. 3. (in the Mormon Church) a bishop and his two counselors who share administrative duties in the ward. ╂[Old… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bishop — /bish euhp/, n. 1. Elizabeth, 1911 79, U.S. poet. 2. Hazel (Gladys), born 1906, U.S. chemist and businesswoman. 3. John Peale, 1892 1944, U.S. poet and essayist. 4. Morris (Gilbert), 1893 1973, U.S. humorist, poet, and biographer …   Universalium

  • Bishop — Bish op, n. [OE. bischop, biscop, bisceop, AS. bisceop, biscop, L. episcopus overseer, superintendent, bishop, fr. Gr. ?, ? over + ? inspector, fr. root of ?, ?, to look to, perh. akin to L. specere to look at. See {Spy}, and cf. {Episcopal}.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bishop in partibus infidelium — Bishop Bish op, n. [OE. bischop, biscop, bisceop, AS. bisceop, biscop, L. episcopus overseer, superintendent, bishop, fr. Gr. ?, ? over + ? inspector, fr. root of ?, ?, to look to, perh. akin to L. specere to look at. See {Spy}, and cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bishop — [bish′əp] n. [ME < OE bisceop < LL episcopus, an overseer (in LL(Ec), bishop) < Gr episkopos, overseer (in N.T., bishop) < epi , upon + skopos < skopein, to look (see SCOPE)] 1. a) a high ranking member of the Christian clergy… …   English World dictionary

  • Bishop,Elizabeth — Bish·op (bĭshʹəp), Elizabeth. 1911 1979. American poet noted for her spare, largely descriptive works, such as “Filling Station” (1965). * * * …   Universalium

  • bishop'scap — bish·op s cap (bĭshʹəps) n. See miterwort. * * * …   Universalium

  • bish|op's-cap — «BIHSH uhps KAP», noun. a plant of the saxifrage family whose seed capsule suggests a bishop s miter; miterwort …   Useful english dictionary

  • bish|op|ess — «BIHSH uhp ihs», noun. the wife of a bishop …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bishop — 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. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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