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Meaning of PRIESTLY

Pronunciation:  'preestlee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  befitting or characteristic of a priest or the priesthood; "priestly dedication to the people of his parish"
  2. [adj]  associated with the priesthood or priests; "priestly (or sacerdotal) vestments"; "hieratic gestures"
 

PRIESTLY is a 8 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: hieratic, hieratical, priestlike, sacerdotal
 
 Antonyms: unpriestly
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Priest"ly\, a.
Of or pertaining to a priest or the priesthood; sacerdotal;
befitting or becoming a priest; as, the priestly office; a
priestly farewell. --Shak.

 

 

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