1. church-state

noun. a state ruled by religious authority.

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1. Noun Phrase
The Christmas festivities continue throughout the week with various minicelebrations, town parades and church festivals.

2. festival

noun. ['ˈfɛstəvəl, ˈfɛstɪvəl'] a day or period of time set aside for feasting and celebration.

Synonyms

  • church festival
  • period of time
  • period
  • time period

Antonyms

  • day
  • night
  • middle
  • beginning

Etymology

  • festivalis (Latin)
  • festivus (Latin)

3. festival

noun. ['ˈfɛstəvəl, ˈfɛstɪvəl'] an organized series of acts and performances (usually in one place).

Synonyms

  • sheepshearing
  • Dionysia
  • Bacchanalia
  • eisteddfod
  • celebration
  • Kwanzaa
  • carnival
  • film festival
  • Kwanza
  • fete
  • Saturnalia
  • Oktoberfest
  • jazz festival

Antonyms

  • work time
  • time off
  • downtime
  • overtime

Etymology

  • festivalis (Latin)
  • festivus (Latin)

4. church

noun. ['ˈtʃɝːtʃ'] one of the groups of Christians who have their own beliefs and forms of worship.

Synonyms

  • Catholic Church
  • Armenian Church
  • Protestant Church
  • Christianity
  • Coptic Church
  • Nestorian Church
  • Christendom
  • religion
  • Christian
  • Unification Church
  • organized religion
  • Protestant
  • faith
  • Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church

Antonyms

  • artifact
  • thinness
  • breakableness
  • solidity

Etymology

  • chirche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cirice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. church

noun. ['ˈtʃɝːtʃ'] a place for public (especially Christian) worship.

Synonyms

  • presbytery
  • church building
  • transept
  • apsis
  • side chapel
  • rood screen
  • kirk
  • amen corner
  • chancel
  • house of worship
  • duomo
  • church tower
  • abbey
  • nave
  • sanctuary
  • apse
  • sacristy
  • lady chapel
  • basilica
  • bema
  • house of prayer
  • cathedral
  • house of God
  • place of worship
  • vestry

Antonyms

  • Anglican
  • Nonconformist
  • disservice
  • malfunction

Etymology

  • chirche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cirice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. church

noun. ['ˈtʃɝːtʃ'] a service conducted in a house of worship.

Synonyms

  • church service
  • divine service
  • service

Antonyms

  • unbelief
  • apophatism
  • doctrine of analogy
  • cataphatism

Etymology

  • chirche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cirice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. church

noun. ['ˈtʃɝːtʃ'] the body of people who attend or belong to a particular local church.

Synonyms

  • Christendom
  • body

Antonyms

  • softness
  • thick
  • porosity

Etymology

  • chirche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cirice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. church

verb. ['ˈtʃɝːtʃ'] perform a special church rite or service for.

Antonyms

  • thin

Etymology

  • chirche (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cirice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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