the entire body of Christian believers on earth and in heaven.
noun, Slang. 1. a small metal can opener having a sharp triangular pointed end for punching holes in the top of a beverage can, as of beer. noun 1. (US) a device with a triangular point at one end for making holes in the tops of cans noun phrase A bottle or can opener (1950s+)
[church-lis] /ˈtʃɜrtʃ lɪs/ adjective 1. without a . 2. not belonging to or attending any . 3. without approval or ceremony.
[church-lahyk] /ˈtʃɜrtʃˌlaɪk/ adjective 1. resembling or appropriate to a : churchlike silence.
[church-lee] /ˈtʃɜrtʃ li/ adjective 1. of or appropriate for the or a ; ecclesiastical: churchly vestments. /ˈtʃɜːtʃlɪ/ adjective 1. appropriate to, associated with, or suggestive of church life and customs