Definition of nonministerial in English:

nonministerial

adjective

  • 1Not involving religious ministry; lay.

    ‘nonministerial staff at the church’
    • ‘Churches withhold taxes from the paychecks of nonministerial employees because the government requires them to do so.’
    • ‘Although a minister may opt out of social security with respect to ministerial income, the minister may still receive social security benefits related to nonministerial wages or other self-employment income.’
  • 2Not relating to the role of a government minister.

Pronunciation

nonministerial

/ˌnänˌminəˈstirēəl/