superchurch

noun
su·​per·​church | \ ˈsü-pər-ˌchərch How to pronounce superchurch (audio) \
plural superchurches

Definition of superchurch

: a church with an extremely large membership By coincidence, another superchurch is calling at the moment: First Baptist of Dallas, the 28,000-member flagship of Southern Baptist Fundamentalism.— Richard N. Ostling et al.

First Known Use of superchurch

1920, in the meaning defined above

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“Superchurch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superchurch. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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