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Synonyms for clergyman
ˈklɜr dʒi mən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clergyman, reverend, man of the cloth(noun)

    a member of the clergy and a spiritual leader of the Christian Church

    Synonyms:
    reverend, man of the cloth

    Antonyms:
    layman, layperson, secular

Wiktionary

  1. clergyman(noun)

    Synonyms:
    clergy

  2. clergyman(noun)

    An ordained Christian minister.

    Synonyms:
    clergy

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. clergyman

    Synonyms:
    pastor, divine, parson, preacher, presbyter, minister, elder, deacon, bishop, dominie, rector, prelate, priest, monk, friar, vicar, curate

    Antonyms:
    layman, laic, congregation, laity, flock

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. clergyman(n.)

    Synonyms:
    minister, divine, priest, pastor, parson, ecclesiastic, churchman

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "clergyman":

    cleric, priest, pasteur, pastor, preacher

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How to use clergyman in a sentence?

  1. Voltaire:

    A clergyman is one who feels himself called upon to live without working at the expense of the rascals who work to live.

  2. Vincent Van Gogh:

    An artist needn't be a clergyman or a church warden, but he must have a warm heart for his fellow men.

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