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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 priest·ly /ˈpristli/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Priest·ly, a. Of or pertaining to a priest or the priesthood; sacerdotal; befitting or becoming a priest; as, the priestly office; a priestly farewell.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: associated with the priesthood or priests; "priestly (or
             sacerdotal) vestments"; "hieratic gestures" [syn: hieratic,
              hieratical, sacerdotal]
      2: befitting or characteristic of a priest or the priesthood;
         "priestly dedication to the people of his parish" [syn: priestlike]
         [ant: unpriestly]
      [also: priestliest, priestlier]