adjective, priestlier, priestliest.
of or pertaining to a priest; sacerdotal: priestly vestments.
characteristic of or befitting a priest.

before 1000; Middle English prestli, Old English prēostlic. See priest, -ly

priestliness, noun
nonpriestly, adjective
pseudopriestly, adjective
unpriestly, adjective Unabridged
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priestly (ˈpriːstlɪ)
adj , -lier, -liest
of, relating to, characteristic of, or befitting a priest

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Example sentences
Authorization to perform ministerial or priestly functions of a religious denomination or by an inter-denominational organization.
Investors have no need for priestly intermediaries between them and the market, say the index-trackers.
Alongside the perforators were bars of copal-priestly incense, another spiritual purifier.
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