clergyman

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noun cler·gy·man \ -mən \

Definition of clergyman

:a member of the clergy

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CLERGYMAN Defined for English Language Learners

clergyman

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Definition of clergyman for English Language Learners

  • : a man who is a member of the clergy especially in a Christian church


CLERGYMAN Defined for Kids

clergyman

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noun cler·gy·man \ ˈklər-ji-mən \

Definition of clergyman for Students

plural clergymen \-mən\
:a member of the clergy

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