[ church-lahyk ]
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  1. resembling or appropriate to a church: churchlike silence.

Origin of churchlike

First recorded in 1585–95; church + -like

Words Nearby churchlike Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use churchlike in a sentence

  • He would have churchlike silence in order to express his feelings, and she kept it.

    Sister Carrie | Theodore Dreiser