[ sal-vey-shuh-nist ]
/ sælˈveɪ ʃə nɪst /
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a member of the Salvation Army.
(lowercase) a person who preaches salvation, deliverance from sin, etc., and the means of obtaining it; evangelist.
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OTHER WORDS FROM Salvationistsal·va·tion·ism, noun
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How to use Salvationist in a sentence
Sometimes as he wrote at his desk, the face of the young Salvationist intruded itself between him and his work.The White Shield|Myrtle Reed
But even that one can grin and bear when one remembers that the Salvationist bandsmen are but a sort of melancholy herald angels.The Book of This and That|Robert Lynd
One to thrill the heart of every true Salvationist; just the people that The Army exists to save.
He went to his bachelor rooms, knelt down, and prayed to be made like a Salvationist.
It is as much or more than the other sensational, democratic, and (I use the word in a sound and good sense) Salvationist.A Miscellany of Men|G. K. Chesterton
British Dictionary definitions for Salvationist
/ (sælˈveɪʃənɪst) /
a member of an evangelical sect emphasizing the doctrine of salvation
(often capital) a member of the Salvation Army
stressing the doctrine of salvation
(often capital) of or relating to the Salvation Army
Derived forms of salvationistsalvationism, noun
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