1. in the Protestant Episcopal Church: a committee elected by the congregation to work with the churchwardens in managing the temporal affairs of the church

Definition categories: group, commission, committee

2. a room in a church where sacred vessels and vestments are kept or meetings are held

Similar word(s): sacristy

Definition categories: man–made, room

Sentences with vestry as a noun:

- The choirboys change into their cassocks in the vestry.

- The vestry meets on the first Tuesday of every month.