Meaning of “scripture” in the English Dictionary

"scripture" in British English

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scripturenoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈskrɪp.tʃər/ us /ˈskrɪp.tʃɚ/

(Definition of “scripture” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"scripture" in American English

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scripturenoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈskrɪp·tʃər/

the holy writings of a religion:

[ C ] sacred Scriptures

Scripture or the Scriptures refers to the Bible, including the Old and New Testaments.

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