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pulpiteer

[poo l-pi-teer, puhl-]
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noun Sometimes Disparaging.
  1. a preacher by profession.
Also pul·pit·er [poo l-pi-ter, puhl-] /ˈpʊl pɪ tər, ˈpʌl-/.

Origin of pulpiteer

First recorded in 1635–45; pulpit + -eer
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  • Pulpiteer′, Pul′piter, one who speaks from a pulpit: a preacher.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 3 of 4: N-R)

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