1. missionary, teacher, instructor

usage: someone who attempts to convert others to a particular doctrine or program

2. missionary, missioner, religious person

usage: someone sent on a mission--especially a religious or charitable mission to a foreign country


1. missionary, missional

usage: relating to or connected to a religious mission

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