apostle

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (US) IPA (key): /əˈpɑsl̩/
  • (UK) IPA (key): /əˈpɒs(ə)l/
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  • Hyphenation: apos‧tle

Noun[change]

Singular
apostle

Plural
apostles

  1. (countable) A leader of a religious mission, especially one in the early Christian Church.
  2. (countable) A pioneer or early advocate of a cause; prophet of a belief.
  3. (countable) A top-ranking official in the twelve seat council of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.