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1 missionary /ˈmɪʃəˌneri/ Brit /ˈmɪʃənri/ noun
plural missionaries
1 missionary
/ˈmɪʃəˌneri/ Brit /ˈmɪʃənri/
noun
plural missionaries
Learner's definition of MISSIONARY
[count]
: a person who is sent to a foreign country to do religious work (such as to convince people to join a religion or to help people who are sick, poor, etc.)
2 missionary /ˈmɪʃəˌneri/ Brit /ˈmɪʃənri/ adjective
2 missionary
/ˈmɪʃəˌneri/ Brit /ˈmɪʃənri/
adjective
Learner's definition of MISSIONARY
always used before a noun
: of or relating to missionaries
: very enthusiastic and eager about doing a job or supporting a cause
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