Meaning of “clergywoman” in the English Dictionary

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"clergywoman" in British English

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clergywomannoun [ C ]

uk /ˈklɜː.dʒiˌwʊm.ən/ us /ˈklɝː.dʒiˌwʊm.ən/ plural -women uk /-wɪmɪn/ us

Examples from literature

  • As we crept forward, the clergywoman got up from where she was kneeling amongst the flowers, and laid her hand on the young gentleman's arm. 

(Definition of “clergywoman” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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