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messianic

adjective uk   us   /ˌmes.iˈæn.ɪk/
formal relating or belonging to a messiah: He announced the imminent arrival of a messianic leader. A messianic religious group believes that a leader will or has come who has the power to change the world and bring peace: a messianic cult/movement/sect A messianic speech or style is very determined and full of emotion: She talks about her work with a messianic zeal.
Translations of “messianic”
in Chinese (Traditional) 救世主的, 救世主般的, 信奉救世主的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 救世主的, 救世主般的, 信奉救世主的…
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