Meaning of “evangelist” in the English Dictionary

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evangelistnoun [ C ]

us /ɪˈvæn·dʒə·lɪst/

a person who speaks in public and tries to persuade people to become Christians, esp. in the past by traveling and holding religious meetings

noun [ U ] us /ɪˈvæn·dʒəˌlɪz·əm/
adjective us /ɪˌvæn·dʒəˈlɪs·tɪk/

(Definition of “evangelist” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)