Pulpiteer Pul*pit*eer", n. One who speaks in a pulpit; a preacher; -- so called in contempt. --Howell. [1913 Webster]

We never can think it sinful that Burns should have been humorous on such a pulpiteer. --Prof. Wilson. [1913 Webster]

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