Definition of 'padre'
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I told her my favourite bit was when High Man sang about the sergeant-major and the padre, even though I didn't like it as much. MUSIC FOR BOYS (2003)You tell the padre about the unregistered gun, make it sound like a precaution we're taking to remove it. FOOLS GOLD (2003)He seemed very happy and serene afterwards, holding on to the crucifix the padre had given him. MR STARLIGHT (2003)
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Used Occasionally. padre is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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