Definition of "missionary work" []

  • The organized work of a religious missionary (noun)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "missionary work" in a sentence
  • "His first missionary work was at an Abenaki village near Quebec, whence he was recalled to Quebec in 1691."
  • "Bishop Patteson's natural disposition was averse to either, and the principles of missionary work which he took up suited at once his natural temper and his religious character."
  • "What seems to be his later and juster judgment on missionary work is given, without date, by Lady Holland."
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