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Synonyms for priestly
ˈprist lipriest·ly

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  1. priestly, hieratic, hieratical, sacerdotaladjective

    associated with the priesthood or priests

    "priestly (or sacerdotal) vestments"; "hieratic gestures"

    Synonyms:
    priestlike, hieratical, sacerdotal, hieratic

    Antonyms:
    unpriestly

  2. priestly, priestlikeadjective

    befitting or characteristic of a priest or the priesthood

    "priestly dedication to the people of his parish"

    Synonyms:
    priestlike, hieratical, sacerdotal, hieratic

    Antonyms:
    unpriestly

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. priestlyadjective

    Synonyms:
    sacerdotal

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  1. priestlyadjective

    Synonyms:
    sacerdotal

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  1. List of paraphrases for "priestly":

    priestley

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#57102priestley
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#286422hieratic

How to use priestly in a sentence?

  1. Bill Donohue:

    No one did more to successfully address the problem of priestly sexual abuse than Joseph Ratzinger.

  2. Aaron Nordquist:

    The most effective way to revive a functional democracy is to do what we have always done; transfer decision-making from the unaccountable institutions: monarchs, priestly castes, military juntas, political or economic dictatorships, or modern corporations, and bring it back to the public arena.

  3. Carlo Alberto Capella:

    It was never part of my priestly life before.


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