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Meaning of MISSIONER

Pronunciation:  'mishunur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  someone sent on a mission--especially a religious or charitable mission to a foreign country
 

MISSIONER is a 9 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: missionary
 
 See Also: Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, Albert Schweitzer, Apostle of the Gentiles, Apostle Paul, Buck, Jacques Marquette, Junipero Serra, Marquette, Miguel Jose Serra, Mother Teresa, Mother Theresa, Paul, Paul the Apostle, Pearl Buck, Pearl Sydenstricker Buck, Pere Jacques Marquette, religionist, religious person, Saint Paul, Saul, Saul of Tarsus, Schweitzer, Serra, St Paul, Teresa, Theresa

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mis"sion*er\, n.
A missionary; an envoy; one who conducts a mission. See
{Mission}, n., 6. ``Like mighty missioner you come.''
--Dryden.

 

 

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