piacular

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Early 17th century, from the Latin piacularis via the French piaculaire.

AdjectiveEdit

piacular (comparative more piacular, superlative most piacular)

  1. Requiring atonement or reparation; wicked or sinful.
  2. Expiatory.

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 11 December 2012, at 17:23