Definition of 'cleric'
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A year ago there were no senior mainstream clerics at the summer school. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The periodic intervention of a senior cleric in political questions is part of the landscape of British public life. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Europe's leading extremist cleric himself seems to trust British justice. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But she warned it could be months before he goes, because the radical cleric has vowed to continue his battle to stay in Britain. The Sun (2012)
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Used Occasionally. cleric is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'cleric'
British English: cleric NOUN
A cleric is a member of the clergy.
Radical clerics have led a campaign to ban public dancing altogether.
Definition of cleric from the Collins English Dictionary
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