priestcraft

Definitions of priestcraft
  1. noun
    the skills involved in the work of a priest
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    type of:
    craft, craftsmanship, workmanship
    skill in an occupation or trade
  2. noun
    a derogatory reference to priests who use their influence to control secular or political affairs
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    type of:
    intrigue, machination
    a crafty and involved plot to achieve your (usually sinister) ends
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