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Pronunciation of Ministry: Learn how to pronounce Ministry in English correctly

Learn how to say Ministry correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word ministry:

noun (plural ministries)
1(in certain countries) a government department headed by a minister:
the Ministry of Defence
2 [usually in singular] the work or vocation of a minister of religion:
he is training for the ministry
the period of tenure of a minister of religion:
a tablet in the church commemorates his ministry there
the spiritual work or service of a Christian or a group of Christians, especially evangelism:
a ministry of Christian healing
3(in certain countries) a period of government under one Prime Minister:
Gladstone’s first ministry was outstanding
4 [mass noun] rare the action of ministering to someone:
the soldiers were no less in need of his ministry

Middle English (in sense 2): from Latin ministerium, from minister (see minister)

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The ending of ministry is spelled -try.