un·​church·​ly ˌən-ˈchərch-lē How to pronounce unchurchly (audio)
: not relating to, suited to, or involved with a church : not churchly
unchurchly behavior/language
unchurchliness noun

Word History

First Known Use

1815, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of unchurchly was in 1815

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Cite this Entry

“Unchurchly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unchurchly. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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