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noun Informal: Usually Disparaging and Offensive.

a member of any of several fundamentalist groups of chiefly young people (Jesus people ) originating in the early 1970s and emphasizing intense personal devotion to and study of Jesus Christ and His teachings.
a Christian with an intense enthusiasm for Jesus Christ and His teachings.

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Origin of Jesus freak

First recorded in 1970–75
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Jesus freak

noun

informal a member of any of various Christian groups that combine a hippy communal way of life with zealous evangelicalism
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