Definition of cardinalates


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • cardinalates is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 15 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • cardinalates is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 18 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of cardinalates

  • (Roman Catholic Church) the body of all cardinals of the church; elects and advises the pope (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. college of cardinals
    2. sacred college
    3. sacred college of cardinals

  • the office of cardinal (noun)

    Examples

    1. following the scandal, the cardinal resigned his cardinalate

    Synonyms

    1. cardinalship

See definition of cardinalates in Merriam Webster