: a clergyman assigned to a circuit especially in a rural area
Examples of circuit rider in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebJohnson is a former semi-pro rodeo circuit rider who launched his music career as an independent artist in Texas.
Pam Windsor, Forbes, 8 Oct. 2021 Besides these, she is preceded in death by a host of colorful ancestors from circuit riders to French aristocrats to brewers.
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