What does the word heretical mean?

    Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • At variance with accepted beliefs.

Usage examples for heretical

  1. That as unjust our justice should appear In eyes of mortals, is an argument Of faith, and not of sin heretical. – Divine-Comedy-Longfellow-s-Translation-Complete by Dante Alighieri
  2. The big problem for the heretical teacher is the problem of order, or rather of disorder. – A Dominie in Doubt by A. S. Neill