1

presbyterial

play
adjective pres·by·te·ri·al \ˌprez-bə-ˈtir-ē-əl, ˌpres-\

Definition of presbyterial

  1. :  of or relating to presbyters or a presbytery

presbyterially

play \-ē-ə-lē\ adverb

First Known Use of presbyterial

circa 1600


2

presbyterial

noun, often capitalized pres·by·te·ri·al

Definition of presbyterial

  1. :  an organization of Presbyterian women associated with a presbytery

First Known Use of presbyterial

1885

Learn More about presbyterial


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up presbyterial? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to reach the highest or a decisive point

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • istock-refers-to-this-as-a-tumble-of-strawberries-which-sounded-pretty-nice-to-us
  • Which is a synonym of garner?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!