toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

clergy
used in Arrowsmith

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition formal religious leaders (typically in Christianity)
  • But with the clergy Martin was brief, and his drinking and poker he never concealed.
    Chapter 16 (26% in)
  • It was the theory of Crynssen County that it was quite all right for a young professional man to take a timely drink providing he kept it secret and made up for it by yearning over the clergy of the neighborhood.
    Chapter 16 (25% in)

There are no more uses of "clergy" in Arrowsmith.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Vocabulary.com®Dictionary / synonyms — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®Wikipedia ArticlePictures — Google Images®