Adjective "churchgoing" definition and examples

(Churchgoing may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈtʃəːtʃɡəʊɪŋ/

Definitions and examples

adjective & noun

  1. 'Perhaps surprisingly, urban Protestant churchgoing started to decline as Sunday school attendance was growing.'
  2. 'Later, I learned that this student, a churchgoing Presbyterian, was under some pressure from other students to leave his church and ‘become a Christian.’'

More definitions

1. a person who goes to church, especially habitually.

2. Chiefly British. a member of the Established Church, in contrast to a Nonconformist.

More examples(as adjective)

"prayers can be churchgoing."

"people can be churchgoing."

Origin

(churchgoer)