HyperDic: priestcraft

English > 2 senses of the word priestcraft:
NOUNcognitionpriestcrafta derogatory reference to priests / priests who use their influence to control secular or political affairs
cognitionpriestcraftthe skills involved in the work of a priest / priest
English > priestcraft: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningA derogatory reference to priests / priests who use their influence to control secular or political affairs.
Broaderintrigue, machinationA crafty and involved plot to achieve your (usually sinister) ends
English > priestcraft: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningThe skills involved in the work of a priest / priest.
Broadercraft, craftsmanship, workmanshipSkill in an occupation or trade / trade

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