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Princeton's WordNet

  1. priestnoun

    a clergyman in Christian churches who has the authority to perform or administer various religious rites; one of the Holy Orders

    Synonyms:
    non-Christian priest

  2. priest, non-Christian priestnoun

    a person who performs religious duties and ceremonies in a non-Christian religion

    Synonyms:
    non-Christian priest

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. priestnoun

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

How to pronounce priest?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

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How to use priest in a sentence?

  1. Oscar Wilde:

    It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution.

  2. Lynda De La Vina:

    We were accusing a priest that -- in those days priests were infallible.

  3. Tricia Messeroux:

    We had to spend all night creating this flower wall as best we possibly could, and the gown for the priest, I literally glued that myself. Yes, I glued a whole gown together myself, with my friends, overnight last night.

  4. Martin Luther:

    Christ will remain a priest and king though He was never consecrated by any papist bishop or greased by any of those shavelings but he was ordained and consecrated by God Himself, and by Him anointed.

  5. Al Zadig:

    Certainly, there is a presidential character that requires truth telling, lying is a sin. There is no hierarchy of sin in the eyes of God although the consequences may be different in society. This creates a real struggle for many clergy and people of faith with the sin of murder from the perspective of abortion. ...Again, sin is non-hierarchical, but the consequences between lying and murder are so vastly different. As a priest, it provides an honest and powerful dilemma. But the common nature of what we call the seven deadly sins is that they kill the heart and the soul of a person.

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