To better see all uses of the word
pontiff
in
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
please enable javascript.

pontiff
Used In
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • His day began with an heroic offering of its every moment of thought or action for the intentions of the sovereign pontiff and with an early mass.

  • There are no more uses of "pontiff" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • The lot o’ them been lording the big secret over folk for half a year, smug as pontiffs."
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • People aren’t ordinarily carried in chairs in New Hampshire, and as they raised him up he looked very strange to me, like some tragic and exalted personage, a stricken pontiff.
    John Knowles  --  A Separate Peace

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading