Meaning of churchwarden
Pronunciation: (chûrch'wôr"dn), [key]
- a lay officer who looks after the secular affairs of the church, and who, in England, is the legal representative of the parish.
- a lay church officer who, with other members of the vestry, is in charge of the temporal management of the parish.
- a long-stemmed clay pipe for smoking.
- churchwarden (Thesaurus)