church parade

  1. a parade by servicemen or members of a uniformed organization for the purposes of attending religious services

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How to use church parade in a sentence

  • It was Sunday morning, and he looked very smart, turned out as he was for a luncheon party after church parade.

    Happy House | Betsey Riddle, Freifrau von Hutten zum Stolzenberg
  • On the Sunday evening, 10th May, the 60th Rifles assembled for church parade.

    The Disputed V.C. | Frederick P. Gibbon
  • We were presently taken to a neat and clean lodging in church parade, where we engaged rooms at a moderate charge.

    The Chaplain of the Fleet | Walter Besant and James Rice
  • We left Alice with a friend, and hurried home through Selsby to escape the after-church parade.

    The White Peacock | D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
  • There was something Latin in the spirit of this ceremony—it resembled church parade in Buenos Ayres.

    The City That Was | Will Irwin