What does the word clergyman mean?

Usage examples for clergyman

  1. His father was a clergyman. – A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
  2. " I am sure no clergyman would laugh at you," said Mrs. Errington gently. – Jill's Red Bag by Amy Le Feuvre
  3. Mr. Malling, if I am to tell you all,- and I feel that unless I do no help can come to me,- I must tell you that I have not been in my life all that a clergyman should be. – The Dweller on the Threshold by Robert Smythe Hichens