Definition of preacher in English:


Syllabification: preach·er
Pronunciation: /ˈprēCHər


A person who preaches, especially a minister of religion.
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  • Pray regularly from the pulpit for God to raise up preachers and missionary church planters.
  • Neither preachers nor church members should be ashamed of God's sovereign purpose.
  • There have been preachers and religious leaders with that kind of natural charisma.
minister, parson, clergyman, clergywoman, member of the clergy, priest, imam, rabbi, man/woman of the cloth, man/woman of God, cleric, churchman, churchwoman, evangelist


Middle English: from Old French precheor, from ecclesiastical Latin praedicator, from the verb praedicare (see preach).

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