Definitions of parishioner

  1. One belonging to a parish. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  2. One who belongs to a parish. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  3. A native or an inhabitant of a parish. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for parishioner

  1. It was almost as if she were a parishioner of his own. – The Damnation of Theron Ware by Harold Frederic
  2. A voluntary rate was suggested, but met with no general response, one old parishioner announcing that she didn't intend " to pay no voluntary rate until she was obliged"! – Grain and Chaff from an English Manor by Arthur H. Savory