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Synonyms for churchtʃɜrtʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. church, Christian church(noun)

    one of the groups of Christians who have their own beliefs and forms of worship

    church building, church, church service

  2. church, church building(noun)

    a place for public (especially Christian) worship

    "the church was empty"

    church building, church, church service

  3. church service, church(noun)

    a service conducted in a house of worship

    "don't be late for church"

    church building, church, church service

  4. church(verb)

    the body of people who attend or belong to a particular local church

    "our church is hosting a picnic next week"

    church building, church service

  5. church(verb)

    perform a special church rite or service for

    "church a woman after childbirth"


  1. church(noun)

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: used with preceding the.

    kirk, chapel

  2. church(noun)


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. church(n.)

    temple, house of worship, house of god, meeting-house

  2. church(n.)

    body of christians

  3. church(n.)

    ecclesiastical authority (as distinguished from that of the state)

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