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synonyms for clericals

  • clergy
  • clergymen
  • clerics
  • ecclesiastics
  • prelacy
  • priesthood
  • vicarage
  • the cloth
  • the pulpit
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How to use clericals in a sentence

In Spain he was regarded as the right arm of the ultra-clericals and a possible supporter of Carlism.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
His enemies persistently insinuated that he was really returning to Spain to support the clericals actively.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The extreme clericals, led by Van der Noot, were opposed by the followers of the advocate Vonck.
BELGIUMGEORGE W. T. (GEORGE WILLIAM THOMSON) OMOND
The death of this infamous Gaudry, just though it was, will unchain against our city the fury of the clericals.
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
Lola had coaxed the King back to sanity, and inflicted a signal defeat upon the clericals.
LOLA MONTEZEDMUND B. D'AUVERGNE
Hans read an article against the priestly party or clericals, and the piece was severely radical.
LIBRARY OF THE WORLD'S BEST LITERATURE, ANCIENT AND MODERN, VOL. 15VARIOUS
Their influence in the land, according to the anti-clericals, had been proved by the Dreyfus affair to be excessive.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 7VARIOUS
The clericals proposed that under the new law all associations, religious as well as civil, should be free.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 7VARIOUS
So the result of the elections of May 1906 was a decisive victory for the anti-clericals and Socialists.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 7VARIOUS
When they had gone Mr. Pyecroft calmly removed cap and overcoat and stood forth in his clericals.
NO. 13 WASHINGTON SQUARELEROY SCOTT
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CLERICALS

  • clergy
  • clergymen
  • clericals
  • clerics
  • ecclesiastics
  • prelacies
  • priesthood
  • the cloths
  • the pulpits
  • vicarages
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.