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priest

priest

 
 
pronunciation:
prist
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a clergyman who performs religious rituals or leads a congregation in worship.
 
similar words:
father
definition 2: a clergyman below the rank of bishop.
definition 3: in ancient times or in non-Western cultures, an often hereditary religious leader who offered sacrifices to the gods or was credited with magical powers.
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