evangelicalism

[ ee-van-jel-i-kuh-liz-uh m, ev-uh n- ]
/ ˌi vænˈdʒɛl ɪ kəˌlɪz əm, ˌɛv ən- /
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noun

evangelical doctrines or principles.
adherence to evangelical principles or doctrines or to an evangelical church or party.

Nearby words

  1. evanescent,
  2. evang.,
  3. evangel,
  4. evangeliary,
  5. evangelical,
  6. evangeline,
  7. evangelism,
  8. evangelist,
  9. evangelistary,
  10. evangelistic

Origin of evangelicalism

First recorded in 1825–35; evangelical + -ism

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