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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A student at a religious institution (especially a Roman Catholic institution).

Usage examples (32)
  • Maréchal, seminarist at Maissin; the Rev. Father Gillet, Benedictine of
  • The last was a young seminarist, who set himself to compose a sermon in his sleep.
  • Descended from a Corsican family, this personage came to Rome when very young, about 1835, and at first became a seminarist.
  • In the pension there's a new lodger, an ex-seminarist from Seville with plenty of spirit, who brings in some impressive young ladies every now and then. for more
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