meaning of clergy

1. The body of men set apart, by due ordination, to the service of God, in the Christian church, in distinction from the laity; in England, usually restricted to the ministers of the Established Church.
Learning; also, a learned profession.
The privilege or benefit of clergy.
clergymen collectively as distinguished from the laity

Related Words

clergy | clergyable | clergyman | clergymen |

Developed & Maintained By

Treasure Words