noun Sa·le·sian \sə-ˈlē-zhən, sā-\

Definition of SALESIAN

:  a member of the Society of St. Francis de Sales founded by St. John Bosco in Turin, Italy in the 19th century and devoted chiefly to education

First Known Use of SALESIAN



Next Word in the Dictionary: salesitePrevious Word in the Dictionary: salesgirlAll Words Near: Salesian
May 27, 2015
riot act Hear it
a vigorous reprimand or warning
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears