Wesleyanism

[ wes-lee-uh-niz-uhm, wez- ]
/ ˈwɛs li əˌnɪz əm, ˈwɛz- /

noun

the evangelical principles taught by John Wesley; Methodism.

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Origin of Wesleyanism

First recorded in 1765–75; Wesleyan + -ism
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