Definition of Nonjuror in English:

Nonjuror

noun

  • A member of the English clergy who refused to take the oath of allegiance to William and Mary in 1689.

    • ‘The longest piece by far is Jonathan Clark's essay on ‘Samuel Johnson as a Nonjuror’, which pursues further some of the evidence for Johnson's true allegiances used in his 1994 book on the Great Cham.’

Pronunciation:

Nonjuror

/nänˈjo͝orər/