Tomas de Torquemada

Definitions of Tomas de Torquemada
  1. noun
    the Spaniard who as Grand Inquisitor was responsible for the death of thousands of Jews and suspected witches during the Spanish Inquisition (1420-1498)
    synonyms: Torquemada
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    Grand Inquisitor
    director of the court of Inquisition (especially in Spain and Portugal)
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