churchmannoun [ C ]uk /ˈtʃɜːtʃ.mən/ /ˈtʃɜːtʃ.mæn/ us /ˈtʃɝːtʃ.mən/ /ˈtʃɝːtʃ.mæn/ plural -men uk /-mən/ us
Examples from literature
- Advancing years brought conservatism, and they became in time loyal Tories and orthodox churchmen.
- He said, 'I perceive you are a churchman.' I answered I was.
- He was one of the wisest and most temperate churchmen of his time.
- The churchman, to whom he was next presented, eyed him with a glance of mingled dislike and curiosity.