Synonyms for priest |

Synonyms and antonyms for priest

1. priest (n.)

a clergyman in Christian churches who has the authority to perform or administer various religious rites; one of the Holy Orders

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2. priest (n.)

a person who performs religious duties and ceremonies in a non-Christian religion


3. priest-penitent privilege (n.)

the right of a clergyman to refuse to divulge confidential information received from a person during confession or similar exchanges


4. priest-doctor (n.)

in societies practicing shamanism: one acting as a medium between the visible and spirit worlds; practices sorcery for healing or divination