[eks-kuh-myoo-ni-kuh-buh l] /ˌɛks kəˈmyu nɪ kə bəl/
liable or deserving to be , as a person.
punishable by excommunication, as an offense.
[verb eks-kuh-myoo-ni-keyt; noun, adjective eks-kuh-myoo-ni-kit, -keyt] /verb ˌɛks kəˈmyu nɪˌkeɪt; noun, adjective ˌɛks kəˈmyu nɪ kɪt, -ˌkeɪt/ verb (used with object), excommunicated, excommunicating. 1. to cut off from communion with a church or exclude from the sacraments of a church by ecclesiastical sentence. 2. to exclude or expel from membership or participation in any group, […]
[eks-kuh-myoo-ni-key-shuh n] /ˌɛks kəˌmyu nɪˈkeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of . 2. the state of being . 3. the ecclesiastical sentence by which a person is . n. mid-15c., from Late Latin excommunicationem (nominative excommunicatio), from past participle stem of excommunicare “put out of the community,” in Church Latin “to expel from communion,” from […]
[eks-kuh-myoo-ni-key-tiv, -kuh-tiv] /ˌɛks kəˈmyu nɪˌkeɪ tɪv, -kə tɪv/ adjective 1. disposed or serving to .
[eks-kuh-myoo-ni-kuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˌɛks kəˈmyu nɪ kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ adjective 1. relating to or causing excommunication.