Definition of noncommunicant in US English:

noncommunicant

noun

  • (in church use) a person who does not receive Holy Communion, especially regularly or at a particular service.

    • ‘What should they do when a non-communicant comes to them?’
    • ‘It would then be up to the non-communicant to conclude the process, perhaps by bowing or by simply returning to his pew.’

Pronunciation

noncommunicant

/ˌnänkəˈmyo͞onikənt//ˌnɑnkəˈmjunɪkənt/