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preach·er

preacher

 
pronunciation:
pri chr
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part of speech: noun
definition: a person who gives talks on religion, such as a minister or priest.
The preacher gave a sermon about honesty.
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The word preacher contains the following part:
-er, -or, -ar2 Latin noun-forming suffix that means a person or thing that does
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The suffix group -er , -or , -ar2 turns verbs into agent nouns.
synonyms:
-ist, -ite2, -ator, -an, -ian, -ean