Definitions for "Sadducee"
One of a sect among the ancient Jews, who denied the resurrection, a future state, and the existence of angels.
one of the four sects of first century CE Judaism, this was the group of priests who promoted the Jerusalem Temple cult, believed in Torah alone, did not believe in angels or the resurrection of the dead, and who supported the control of Rome over Palestine.
a member of an ancient Jewish sect around the time of Jesus; opposed to the Pharisees