Origin of parson
OTHER WORDS FROM parsonpar·son·ic [pahr-son-ik], /pɑrˈsɒn ɪk/, par·son·i·cal, adjectivepar·son·i·cal·ly, adverbpar·son·ish, par·son·like, adjective
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How to use parson in a sentence
Who is Parson Brown, and why are these people making a snowman that looks like him?The Most Confusing Christmas Music Lyrics Explained (VIDEO)|Kevin Fallon|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Step up to the office, examine the stock, take your pick, pay your money and drive to the parson.
A Wasp friend remarks that I would have made an imposing country parson.
"Take me back, Jack; take me back to Mrs. Haggard's at once," the poor little woman had pleaded to the parson.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
He was a new breed, that parson, a genuwine no-two-alike, come-one-in-a-box kind.Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher|Eleanor Gates
The parson and the man in the street would say Bill Sikes was a bad man, and that he ought to be punished.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
The congregation, forgetting the sacredness of the place, were in a broad grin, and the parson looked daggers.
The "scratchings" and "knocks" were only heard when Parson's little daughter was in bed.Second Edition of A Discovery Concerning Ghosts|George Cruikshank