Meaning of disfrock in English:


Pronunciation /dɪsˈfrɒk/


another term for defrock
‘You shall get into the chapel if the abbe is disfrocked for his share in it.’
  • ‘For example, disfrock is a synonym for unfrock.’
  • ‘Some of us are schoolmasters or college tutors; some of us are doctors who failed to draw patients; some of us are disfrocked parsons; a vast proportion are briefless barristers.’
  • ‘Since then, at least nine monks have been forced to disfrock and three have been reported missing.’