churchly definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or regarding a church.
    • Of or associated with a church.
    • Right For or suggestive of a church: "aspires towards pure scent of churchly incense” ( Martin Bernheimer).
    • Right For or suggestive of a church: "aspires towards pure scent of churchly incense” ( Martin Bernheimer).
    • regarding or regarding the church, its government, types, or ceremonies; ecclesiastical.
    • with respect to or regarding the chapel, its government, forms, or ceremonies; ecclesiastical.
    • Devoted to, or inclined to add great value to, the order and ritual of a specific portion of the Christian church.
    • specialized in, or inclined to install great importance to, the order and ritual of a particular part of the Christian church.
    • relative to ecclesiatical requirements or ceremonies; appropriate for or befitting a church.
    • relative to ecclesiatical requirements or ceremonies; suitable for or befitting a church.
    • Characteristic of a church; churchy.
    • Characteristic of a church; churchy.
    • related to, or suited to, the chapel; ecclesiastical.
    • related to, or suitable for, the chapel; ecclesiastical.
    • resembling or suggesting or proper to a church
    • resembling or suggesting or appropriate to a church
  • others:
    • Pertaining or relating to the church, or even to its federal government, kinds, or ceremonies; ecclesiastical.
    • Pertaining or relating to the church, or even its federal government, forms, or ceremonies; ecclesiastical.
    • specialized in, or inclined to attach great importance to, your order and ritual of a certain section of the Christian chapel.
    • specialized in, or inclined to add great relevance to, the order and ritual of a particular element of the Christian chapel.
    • prior to ecclesiastical criteria or ceremonies; suitable for a chapel: as, a churchly building; churchly songs, etc.
    • relative to ecclesiastical requirements or ceremonies; befitting a church: as, a churchly building; churchly songs, etc.

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