congregant

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noun con·gre·gant \ˈkäŋ-gri-gənt\

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


CONGREGANT Defined for English Language Learners

congregant

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noun con·gre·gant \ˈkäŋ-gri-gənt\

Definition of congregant for English Language Learners

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


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