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evangelical

e·van·gel·i·cal

evangelical

 
pronunciation:
i vaen je l kl
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: relating to or according to the Christian gospel, esp. the four Gospels.
definition 2: being or relating to a Protestant church that emphasizes the authority of the Bible rather than that of the church as an institution, and the primacy of faith as opposed to works.
definition 3: zealously devoted to a cause.
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part of speech: noun
definition: a person who embraces evangelical doctrines.
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derivations: evangelically (adv.), evangelicalism (n.)