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Popish Plot

  

      n   a supposed conspiracy (1678) to murder Charles II of England and replace him with his Catholic brother James: in reality a fabrication by the informer Titus Oates  
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popish  
      adj  
Derogatory   belonging to or characteristic of Roman Catholicism  
  popishly      adv  


Popish Plot  
      n   a supposed conspiracy (1678) to murder Charles II of England and replace him with his Catholic brother James: in reality a fabrication by the informer Titus Oates  

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popishly, pops, polish, posh

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