Synonyms of 'missionary'
evangelistDictionary, preacher, apostleHe plays the part of a missionary who meets a woman of doubtful morals.
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The apostles were the followers of Jesus Christ who went from place to place telling people about him and trying to persuade them to become Christians.
the twelve apostles
A preacher is a person, usually a member of the clergy, who preaches sermons as part of a church service.
a self-educated Methodist lay preacher
Thesaurus for missionary from the Collins English Thesaurus
A missionary is a Christian who has been sent to a foreign country to teach people about Christianity .