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 (sĕm′ə-nâr′ē-ən) also sem·i·nar·ist (-ĭst)
A student at a seminary.
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(Education) a student at a seminary
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(ˌsɛm əˈnɛər i ən)

also sem•i•na•rist

(ˈsɛm ə nər ɪst)

a student in a theological seminary.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.seminarian - a student at a seminary (especially a Roman Catholic seminary)
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
educatee, pupil, student - a learner who is enrolled in an educational institution
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[ˌsemɪˈnɛərɪən] N seminarist [ˈsemɪnərɪst] Nseminarista m
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, seminarist
nSeminarist(in) m(f)
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How about chipping in an amount or sponsoring a seminarian's schooling for one year?
Living situation where rules unhealthy for Is it any wonder a seminarian might feel the only thing he can do is complain anonymously when he sees what happens to seminarians when they report inappropriate behaviour?"
In the film, this man is the fictional Michael Kovak, an affable seminarian who doubts his vocation and suffers from weak faith.
A welcome and scholarly contribution to the Free Will vs Divine Determination debate within seminarian theological discussions, The Most Real Being is also recommended reading for the non-specialist general reader with an interest in this often misunderstood and misleadingly simplified aspect of Christian belief.
After leaving seminary, Bollard became the first former seminarian ever to file a sexual harassment lawsuit against the Jesuits.
Does the seminary deal with a seminarian who sways when he walks, who has limp wrists, who acts like a drama queen or who lisps?
What about a seminarian who had a crush on his best friend in sixth grade?
Hear Him!: The One Hundred Twenty-Five Commands Of Jesus by former pastor and theological seminarian Peter Wittstock directly addresses what the author feels is an epidemic of apostasy afflicting the Christian churches in this opening decade of the 21st Century.
With the promise of a stipend for three years, John registered as a seminarian in Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone.
Any seminarian dealing with same-sex attractions should seek out a Catholic psychologist and give him or her permission to report to the seminary.
For doing a very good impersonation of President Duterte, a seminarian of the Regional Major Seminary (REMASE) didn't just win the admiration and applause of the crowd that had gathered at the Davao City hall, he also helped them get a sizeable pledge from no less that Mayor Sara Duterte herself.
We can do this by chipping in an amount or sponsoring a seminarian's schooling for one year.

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