churchy

[ chur-chee ]
/ ˈtʃɜr tʃi /

adjective, church·i·er, church·i·est.

adhering strictly to the prescribed form in ecclesiastical matters.
intolerant of dissent in one's religion.
of, characteristic of, or suggestive of a church: The stained-glass windows gave the room a churchy look.

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Origin of churchy

First recorded in 1835–45; church + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM churchy

church·i·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for churchy

churchy
/ (ˈtʃɜːtʃɪ) /

adjective churchier or churchiest

like a church, church service, etc
excessively religious
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