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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A church officer who takes care of the interior of the building and acts as an attendant during ceremonies.

Usage examples (33)
  • This verger was the son and the grandson of vergers.
  • A verger was a sort of caretaker, she knew that much.
  • What I want to know is who was the so called verger who gave you the shove.
  • "` I will send for a glass of water, sir, 'said the clergyman leaving the vestry to call the verger, or clerk, ` the lady is fainting.' for more
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