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English definition of “not in the biblical sense”

not in the biblical sense

humorous
If you say you know someone but not in the biblical sense, you mean you have not had sex with them: "Did you know her?" "Yes - not in the biblical sense, of course."
(Definition of not in the biblical sense from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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