Definition of disfrock in English:



  • another term for defrock
    • ‘You shall get into the chapel if the abbe is disfrocked for his share in it.’
    • ‘Since then, at least nine monks have been forced to disfrock and three have been reported missing.’
    • ‘For example, disfrock is a synonym for unfrock.’
    • ‘Some of us are schoolmasters or college tutors; some of us are doctors who failed to draw patients; some of us are disfrocked parsons; a vast proportion are briefless barristers.’