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noun as in clergyperson

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I heard a story the other day of a neighbor of mine, who was at a dinner party with the local vicar, who is an extremely nice man.

This woman attacked the vicar throughout the dinner party, for not being Christian enough.

It's too early to say how the new vicar of Rome will fare in these hostile times.

After all of the adventures at Hogwarts, Rowling may be saying, all you want to do is snuggle up with a cup of tea and a vicar.

When Barack Obama tried to shush "loose talk of war," he got as much traction as a vicar giving a sermon during a soccer riot.

But Mrs. Dodd, the present vicar's wife, retained the precious prerogative of choosing the book to be read at the monthly Dorcas.

The living (value £250) is in the gift of trustees, and is now held by the Rev. M. Parker, Vicar.

Conny stepped smilingly forward, and proceeded to affix the band around the vicar's massive throat.

The vicar's wife, still slightly discomposed, launched out into some parochial matter she had wished to mention to him.

He was released soon after Christmas, and another Vicar filleth his place.


On this page you'll find 20 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to vicar, such as: pastor, clergyman, cleric, deputy, ecclesiastic, and lieutenant.

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