adj. 1. Pertaining to a Christian minister or the duties accompanying the office.
2. Referring to life in open country or to fields for farming or grazing.
3. Pertaining to an idealized rural life.
Agrarian, rural, rustic.
Metropolitan, urban, suburban.
The man's pastoral clothes made it clear that he was a priest.
The pastoral family felt that life in the city was too quick and crowded.
Two roe deer in a pastoral landscape