Definition of churchlike in US English:

churchlike

adjective

  • 1Befitting or characteristic of a church.

  • 2Resembling or reminiscent of a church.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in William Shakespeare (1564–1616), playwright and poet. From church + -like.

Pronunciation

churchlike

/ˈtʃəːtʃlʌɪk/