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pulpit

pul·pit

pulpit

pronunciation:
puhl piht
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the raised platform or lectern at which a member of the clergy stands to address the congregation.
similar words:
lectern, platform, podium, rostrum
definition 2: the profession of preaching; ministry (prec. by the).
synonyms:
cloth, ministry
similar words:
church, pastorate, priesthood
definition 3: members of the clergy collectively (prec. by the).
synonyms:
clergy, clergymen, ministers, ministry, pastorate, preachers, reverends
similar words:
clerics, cloth, ecclesiastics, parsons, presbytery, priesthood
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