A member of an order of women founded for educational or charitable purposes, especially that founded in Dublin in 1827.
More example sentences
- Former members of the Sisters of Mercy in the town will join with those still living and working in Athy to attend the Mass.
- The women were from the Convent of the Sisters of Mercy.
- A proposal from the Sisters of Mercy that the town council would take the Moat into its ownership has been rejected for the time being.
Definition of Sister of Mercy in:
- The US English dictionary