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Counter Reformation

Counter Reformation

pronunciation:
kaUn tr re fr meI shn
part of speech: noun
definition: an aggressive campaign by the Roman Catholic Church in the sixteenth century that was aimed at countering the effects in Europe of the Protestant Reformation.