Definition of clergywoman in English:
noun (plural clergywomen)
A female priest, minister, or religious leader, especially a Christian one.
- Diana Johnson MP last week met clergywomen from the East Riding.
- When a clergywoman preaches from a pulpit, she enters a space which has particular aesthetic value.
- A deaconess is about to become the first Church of England clergywoman to marry a divorced man.
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