Definitions for Casuistˈkæʒ u ɪst
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Casuist
someone whose reasoning is subtle and often specious
A person who resolves cases of conscience or moral duty.
Someone who attempts to specify exact and precise rules for the direction of every circumstance of behavior
Origin: Directly or via casuiste, from casuista, from casus
one who is skilled in, or given to, casuistry
to play the casuist
Origin: [L. casus fall, case; cf. F. casuiste. See Casual.]
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