Definitions

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  • adj. Like, or befitting, a parson.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Appropriate to, or like, a parson; -- used in disparagement.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Relating to or like a parson.

Etymologies

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parson +‎ -ish

Examples

  • They go the wrong way to work; they are too parsonish, too much of the old wife, and even the old apple wife.

    The Ebb-Tide

  • A small, clean-shaven, parsonish-looking man, with the regulation white choker, stood by the water waiting for us.

    A Bid for Fortune or Dr. Nikola's Vendetta

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