coreligionist

[ koh-ri-lij-uh-nist ]
/ ˌkoʊ rɪˈlɪdʒ ə nɪst /
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noun

an adherent of the same religion as another.

Nearby words

  1. coreid bug,
  2. corelate,
  3. corelation,
  4. corelative,
  5. corelatively,
  6. corella,
  7. corelli,
  8. corelli, arcangelo,
  9. corelli, marie,
  10. corelysis

Origin of coreligionist

First recorded in 1835–45; co- + religion + -ist

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British Dictionary definitions for coreligionist

coreligionist

/ (ˌkəʊrɪˈlɪdʒənɪst) /

noun

an adherent of the same religion as another
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