defrock


defrock

verb (used with object)

  1. to unfrock.

verb

  1. (tr) to deprive (a person in holy orders) of ecclesiastical status; unfrock
v.

1580s, from French défroquer (15c.), from de- (see de-) + froque “frock” (see frock). Related: Defrocked.

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