excommunicate - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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/ˌekskəˈmjuːnɪˌkeɪt/
present tense
I/you/we/theyexcommunicate
he/she/itexcommunicates
present participleexcommunicating
past tenseexcommunicated
past participleexcommunicated
  1. to officially say that someone can no longer be a member of the Roman Catholic Church because they have done something that breaks the rules of the Church

derived word

excommunication

 

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/ˌekskəˌmjuːnɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/
noun [countable/uncountable]
singularexcommunication
pluralexcommunications