from The Century Dictionary.

  • Same as clergial: as, “clergical faults,”

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective obsolete Of or pertaining to the clergy; clerical; clerkily; learned.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective obsolete Of or pertaining to the clergy; clerical; learned.


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  • BUTT (mottledged youth, clergical appealance, who, as his pied friar, is supposing to motto the sorry dejester in tifftaff toffiness or to be digarced from ever and a daye in his accounts).

    Finnegans Wake

  • Not even when we are on vacation in a different state and being decidedly non-clergical?...please?

    Red Lipstick

  • Sem Fem, when you're in a different state and being non-clergical, you can wear leather pants AND black nail polish.

    Red Lipstick

  • Katelin called it "just a regular week on Wisteria Lane" as the Desperate Housewives contend with clergical bribery, surprise pregnancy, and naked peepers in


  • Dr Dancer has clearly lived a cloistered clergical existence for too long, cocooned from the rest of society, seemingly oblivious that a great many Kiwi's work damn hard and deserve a few more bucks in their pockets & not those of his choice.

    Planet Atheism


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