Meaning of heretic
Pronunciation: (n.her'i-tikadj.her'i-tik, h&schwa-ret'ik), [key]
- a professed believer who maintains religious opinions contrary to those accepted by his or her church or rejects doctrines prescribed by that church.
- a baptized Roman Catholic who willfully and persistently rejects any article of faith.
- anyone who does not conform to an established attitude, doctrine, or principle.
- heretic (Thesaurus)