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Synonyms for missionary
ˈmɪʃ əˌnɛr imis·sion·a·ry

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Princeton's WordNet1.9 / 10 votes

  1. missionarynoun

    someone who attempts to convert others to a particular doctrine or program

    Synonyms:
    missioner

  2. missionary, missioneradjective

    someone sent on a mission--especially a religious or charitable mission to a foreign country

    Synonyms:
    missioner

  3. missionary, missionaladjective

    relating to or connected to a religious mission

    Synonyms:
    missional

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Dictionary of English Synonymes1.0 / 1 vote

  1. missionarynoun

    Synonyms:
    evangelist

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words4.0 / 1 vote

  1. missionarynoun

    Synonyms:
    evangelist, missioner, revivalist, propagandist

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "missionary":

    missionaries, evangelist

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How to use missionary in a sentence?

  1. Logan Green:

    Lyfts John Zimmer're like cutthroat missionaries, i think people see the missionary aspect, or see that Lyfts John Zimmer care about taking care of people, and assume it means Lyfts John Zimmer'll be soft when it comes to competing.

  2. Logan Green:

    We're like cutthroat missionaries, i think people see the missionary aspect, or see that we care about taking care of people, and assume it means we'll be soft when it comes to competing.

  3. Ngotlai Nohro:

    Mara reih he lei aw vei. Khazohpa eima theina hawhta chakao hai pi ta, missionary eima theina zydua ta chyh hai pi ta, MWC ta a theina hawhta Mara reih hmahpasiesa awpa ta ahria hai.

  4. Chung Sye-kyun:

    The government is planning to extend the current distancing levels and anti-virus standards as they are until the Lunar New Year holidays end, the third COVID-19 wave, which had temporarily slowed, is again threatening our daily lives following the group infections from the missionary institutes.

  5. Carl Jung:

    The Christian missionary may preach the gospel to the poor naked heathen, but the spiritual heathen who populate Europe have as yet heard nothing of Christianity.


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