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Bible-bashernoun [C]

uk   /ˈbaɪ.bəlˌbæʃ.ər/ us   /ˈbaɪ.bəlˌbæʃ.ɚ/ informal disapproving mainly UK US usually Bible-thumper, uk   /ˈbaɪ.bl̩ˌθʌmp.ər/ us   //
someone who tries in a forceful or enthusiastic way to persuade other people to believe in the Christian religion and the Bible
Bible-bashing
adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈbaɪ.bəlˌbæʃ.ɪŋ/ us   /ˈbaɪ.bəlˌbæʃ.ɪŋ/ mainly UK US usually Bible-thumping
a Bible-bashing minister
(Definition of Bible-basher from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Bible-basher”
in Chinese (Simplified) (基督教)《圣经》的狂热宣讲者…
in Chinese (Traditional) (基督教)《聖經》的狂熱宣講者…
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