US a person with conservative views who believes that religion, esp Christianity, should be the dominant influence in government policy
Word Origin for theocon
C21: from theo- + con (servative), modelled on neo-con
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Contemporary Examples of theocon
With this act and Gingrich's subsequent conversion, Hudson said Gingrich has ratified his devotion to the “theocon” agenda.Is Newt Preparing for a 2012 Run?
March 29, 2009