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Meaning of CHURCHMAN

Pronunciation:  'churchmun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a clergyman or other person in religious orders
 

CHURCHMAN is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: cleric, divine, ecclesiastic
 
 See Also: a Kempis, bishop, clergyman, man of the cloth, ordainer, pardoner, reverend, Thomas a Kempis

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Church"man\, n.; pl. {Churchmen}.
1. An ecclesiastic or clergyman.

2. An Episcopalian, or a member of the Established Church of
   England. ``A zealous churchman.'' --Macaulay.

3. One was is attached to, or attends, church.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abbe, accepter, believer, brother, catechumen, chaplain, Christian, church member, churchgoer, churchite, churchwoman, clergyman, cleric, clerical, clerk, communicant, convert, curate, cure, daily communicant, DD, devotee, devotionalist, disciple, divine, Doctor of Divinity, ecclesiastic, fanatic, follower, God-fearing man, good Christian, Holy Joe, laic, lay brother, lay sister, layman, laywoman, man of God, military chaplain, minister, neophyte, padre, parishioner, parson, pastor, pietist, preacher, proselyte, receiver, rector, religionist, reverend, saint, secular, servant of God, shepherd, sister, sky pilot, supply clergy, supply minister, the Reverend, the very Reverend, theist, tonsured cleric, truster, votary, zealot
 

 

 

 

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