What does the word Covenanter mean?

Usage examples for Covenanter

  1. When a Covenanter buckles on the sword, let professional swashbucklers take heed; when an honest man plots, let rogues beware. – His Unknown Wife by Louis Tracy
  2. His imagination had been fired by their tales of devotion, and he had many arguments with his Covenanter grandfather, to whom the gold cross on the top of the college had been the sign and symbol of papacy. – The Tin Soldier by Temple Bailey