how to pronounce acolyte

/ˈækəˌlaɪt/

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acolyte is pronounced in three syllables

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ækəlaɪt

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meanings of acolyte

noun:

  1. An attendant, assistant or follower.
  2. One who has received the highest of the four minor orders in the Catholic Church, being ordained to carry the wine, water and lights at Mass.
  3. An altar server.

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