church / tʃɜrtʃ /


church2 个定义

n. 名词 noun
  1. a building for public Christian worship.
  2. public worship of God or a religious service in such a building: to attend church regularly.
  3. the whole body of Christian believers; Christendom.
v. 有主动词 verb
  1. to conduct or bring to church, especially for special services.
  2. South Midland and Southern U.S. to subject to church discipline.
  3. to perform a church service of thanksgiving for.

church 近义词

n. 名词 noun

religious institution, building

n. 名词 noun

religious belief, group


  1. Science got its start when the likes of Galileo and Copernicus claimed that the church, the state, even Aristotle, could no longer be trusted as authoritative sources of knowledge.
  2. I was actually at church when that … I woke up the next morning.
  3. Wherever they were, they always voted — in fire stations, churches, their retirement community.
  4. He escorted her downstairs to get a list of churches and other nonprofit groups that could help her gather enough money.
  5. One such change occurred on November 27, 2011, when the church attempted to unify the world’s English-speaking Catholics by having them all use the same wording.
  6. The Via Dolorosa ends at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, and is marked by nine stations of the cross.
  7. Church bells pealed from St. Catherine of Siena parish one block away.
  8. If they returned to their church, they would be spared a second attack.
  9. The church was not happy with his views, and there was talk of excommunication.
  10. In a 2009 interview, Church apostle Dallin H. Oaks held that the Church “does not have a position” on that point.
  11. Among the Perpendicular additions to the church last named may be noted a very beautiful oaken rood-screen.
  12. The east window in this church has been classed as the A1 of modern painted windows.
  13. He, with others, thinking the miss-sahib had gone to church, was smoking the hookah of gossip in a neighboring compound.
  14. The cathedral is the only Spanish parochial church; it cares for two thousand four hundred souls.
  15. The Indians should have a suitable church of their own, and Serrano recommends that the king provide one for them.