meaning of Antiburgher

Antiburgher meaning in General Dictionary

One who seceded from the Scottish Burghers 1747 deeming it improper to make the Burgess oath

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  • one that seceded from Burghers (1747), deeming it poor to make the Burgess oath.

Antiburgher meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) One that seceded from the Burghers (1747), deeming it improper to use the Burgess oath.


Sentence Examples with the word Antiburgher

Gib's action in forming the Antiburgher Synod led, after prolonged litigation, to his exclusion from the building in Bristo Street where his congregation had met.

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