the collective body of the cardinals of the Roman Catholic Church
noun 1. an individual, organization, institution, etc., considered to be exempt from criticism or questioning. noun 1. (informal) a person, institution, custom, etc, unreasonably held to be beyond criticism sacred cow definition Figuratively, anything that is beyond criticism: “That housing project is a real sacred cow: the city council won’t hear of abandoning it.” In […]
noun, Roman Catholic Church. 1. the physical heart of Jesus, to which special devotion is offered as a symbol of His love and redemptive sacrifice. Sacred Heart noun (RC Church) 1. the heart of Jesus Christ, a symbol of His love and sacrifice 2. a representation of this, usually bleeding, as an aid to devotion
noun 1. an African ibis, Threskiornis aethiopica, having a black, naked head and neck and white and black plumage, venerated by the ancient Egyptians.
noun 1. Indian lotus.