Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “worshipper”

See all translations

worshipper

noun [C] uk UK ( US usually worshiper)   /ˈwɜː.ʃɪp.ər/ us    /ˈwɝː.ʃɪp.ɚ/

worshipper noun [C] (RELIGION)

someone who goes to a religious ceremony to worship God: At 11 a.m. on Sunday morning, worshippers began to stream out of the cathedral. someone who worships and performs religious ceremonies to a particular god or object: devil/idol worshippers

worshipper noun [C] (ENJOY)

informal someone who enjoys or values a particular thing very much or too much: sun worshippers
Translations of “worshipper”
in Chinese (Traditional) 宗教, 崇拜上帝的人, 做禮拜的人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宗教, 崇拜上帝的人, 做礼拜的人…
(Definition of worshipper from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of worshipper?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “worshipper”

Word of the Day

guru

a religious leader or teacher in the Hindu or Sikh religion

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

crossfit noun

March 23, 2015
high-intensity strength training Two women in strappy dresses discussed how much weight they could snatch

Read More