[church-lis] /ˈtʃɜrtʃ lɪs/
without a .
not belonging to or attending any .
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
[church-muh n] /ˈtʃɜrtʃ mən/ noun, plural churchmen. 1. an ecclesiastic; clergyman. 2. an adherent or active supporter of a . 3. British. a member of the Established Church. /ˈtʃɜːtʃmən/ noun (pl) -men 1. a clergyman 2. a male practising member of a church n. mid-13c., from church (n.) + man (n.).
noun, Theology. 1. those Christians on earth who are engaged in a continuous war against evil and the enemies of Christ.