Bible-thumping
adjective see Bible-thumper

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bible-thumping — adjective see bible thumper * * * ˈBible bashing 7 (also ˈBible thumping) noun uncountable ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • bible-thumping — bible thump·ing …   English syllables

  • Bible-thumper — Bible thumping, adj. /buy beuhl thum peuhr/, n. Informal. an evangelist or other person who quotes the Bible frequently, esp. as a means of exhortation or rebuke. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

  • Bīble-bashing — Bīˈble bashing , ● bible * * * ˈBible bashing 7 (also ˈBible thumping) noun uncountable (informal …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bible-thumper — noun Date: circa 1923 an overzealous advocate of Christian fundamentalism • Bible thumping adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Bible thumper — (also Bible beater, Bible basher, Bible humper) is a term used to describe Christian fundamentalists, or anyone perceived as aggressively pushing their Christian beliefs upon those who do not share them. Its target domain is broad and can often… …   Wikipedia

  • -thumping — noun and adjective ● bible …   Useful english dictionary

  • bible — n. 1 a the Christian scriptures consisting of the Old and New Testaments. b the Jewish scriptures. c (bible) any copy of these (three bibles on the table). d a particular edition of the Bible (New English Bible). 2 colloq. any authoritative book… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bible — n. 1 a the Christian scriptures consisting of the Old and New Testaments. b the Jewish scriptures. c (bible) any copy of these (three bibles on the table). d a particular edition of the Bible (New English Bible). 2 colloq. any authoritative book… …   Useful english dictionary

  • republican — 1. (republican) (19575↑, 9913↓) An individual who believes that the white male Christian God should be the only object of worship on the planet, that power and wealth should remain in the hands of 1% of the world s population while the remaining… …   Urban English dictionary

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