preacher definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
a person who preaches; esp., a member of the Protestant clergy
Origin: Middle English prechur
preacher definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- One who preaches, especially one who publicly proclaims the gospel for an occupation.
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