verger

Part of speech: noun

An usher in charge of a church.

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Usage examples "verger":

  1. He was carried on by them, till a verger showed him into a seat near the choir, and he mechanically obeyed, and dropped on his knees. - "Harvest", Mrs. Humphry Ward.
  2. The old verger now seemed to fall into a reverie, in which he remained so long that Hugo rose from the stone bench, thus rousing him. - "A Boy's Ride", Gulielma Zollinger.
  3. Mr. Thrush a verger! - "In the Wilderness", Robert Hichens.