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congregant

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noun con·gre·gant \ˈkäŋ-gri-gənt\

Simple Definition of congregant

  • : a person who is part of a congregation : a person who is attending religious services or who regularly attends religious services

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of congregant

  1. :  one who congregates; specifically :  a member of a congregation

Examples of congregant in a sentence

  1. A small number of congregants had assembled for Midnight Mass.

  2. The church depends on the financial support of its congregants.



1886

First Known Use of congregant

1886


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