Definition of 'churchwoman'
Example sentences containing 'churchwoman'
To my surprise, for she was not a churchwoman, Florence had said she wanted me to see Saint Edmundsbury Cathedral.TIME OF THE WOLF (2003)
She was a faithful churchwoman who in her time would have been an ultramontane - conservative triple distilled.MOONDROP TO MURDER (2003) THE DISPOSAL OF THE LIVING (2003)
Her parents would not have wanted Cynthia to sob and fling her body about like some ignorant churchwoman.EVERY SECRET THING (2003)
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