churchnounuk /tʃɜːtʃ/ us /tʃɝːtʃ/
church noun (BUILDING)
church noun (ORGANIZATION)
- In Britain, the Queen is the head of the established church.
- The church has strongly condemned the violence.
- Instead of defending traditional values, the church frequently seems weak-kneed and irresolute.
- The church accused him of impiety and had all his writings burned.
- We joined the Methodist/Anglican/Roman Catholic Church in 1975.