Meaning of recusant
Pronunciation: (rek'yu-zunt, ri-ky'zunt), [key]
- refusing to submit, comply, etc.
- obstinate in refusal.
- refusing to attend services of the Church of England.
- a person who is recusant.
- a person, esp. a Roman Catholic, who refused to attend the services of the Church of England.
- recusant (Thesaurus)