churchy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From church +‎ -y.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

churchy (comparative more churchy, superlative most churchy)

  1. (colloquial, mildly pejorative) Piously Christian.
    • 2000, JG Ballard, Super-Cannes, Fourth Estate 2011, p. 90:
      I was staying with my mother's sister, a retired character actress with a churchy streak.

Noun[edit]

churchy (plural churchies)

  1. (mildly pejorative) one who is piously Christian

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