churchgoer

[ church-goh-er ]
/ ˈtʃɜrtʃˌgoʊ ər /

noun

a person who goes to church, especially habitually.
Chiefly British. a member of the Established Church, in contrast to a Nonconformist.

Origin of churchgoer

First recorded in 1600–90; church + go1 + -er1

Related forms

church·go·ing, nounnon·church·go·er, nounnon·church·go·ing, adjective
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churchgoer

/ (ˈtʃɜːtʃˌɡəʊə) /

noun

a person who attends church regularly
an adherent of an established Church in contrast to a Nonconformist

Derived Forms

churchgoing, noun, adjective
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