Meaning of Freemason
Pronunciation: (frē'mā"sun, frē"mā'-), [key]
- a member of a widely distributed secret orderhaving for its object mutual assistance and the promotion of brotherly love among its members.
- one of a class of skilled stoneworkers of the Middle Ages, possessing secret signs and passwords.
- a member of a society composed of such workers, which also included honorary members(accepted masons)not connected with the building trades.
- freemason (Thesaurus)