Synonyms of church


1. church, Christian church, religion, faith, organized religion

usage: one of the groups of Christians who have their own beliefs and forms of worship

2. church, church building, place of worship, house of prayer, house of God, house of worship

usage: a place for public (especially Christian) worship; "the church was empty"

3. church service, church, service, religious service, divine service

usage: a service conducted in a house of worship; "don't be late for church"

4. church, body

usage: the body of people who attend or belong to a particular local church; "our church is hosting a picnic next week"


1. church, perform

usage: perform a special church rite or service for; "church a woman after childbirth"

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