clergyman

noun cler·gy·man \ -mən \
Updated on: 18 Apr 2018

Definition of clergyman

: a member of the clergy

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CLERGYMAN Defined for English Language Learners

clergyman

Definition of clergyman for English Language Learners

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


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clergyman

noun cler·gy·man \ ˈklər-ji-mən \

Definition of clergyman for Students

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

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