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churchlike

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

First recorded in 1585–95; church + -like
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Related Words

ecclesiastic, ecclesiastical, holy, religious, churchlike, churchy

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

    Sister Carrie

    Theodore Dreiser