Secular - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈsekjələr|  American pronunciation of the word secular
Brit.  |ˈsɛkjʊlə|  British pronunciation of the word secular

noun

- someone who is not a clergyman or a professional person (syn: layman, layperson)

adjective

- characteristic of those who are not members of the clergy (syn: laic, lay)

Examples

Both secular and religious institutions can apply for the funds.

...that's an issue for the secular authorities, not the church...

The most adamant opposition to my argument is likely to come from protagonists of secular reason ...

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