Bible-thumper


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Bible-thumper

A derogatory term for a Christian considered to be overly focused on the Bible and/or aggressively evangelistic. Primarily heard in US. After Mary started spending more time with her church's youth group, her friends from school began to complain that she had become a bit of a Bible-thumper
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But the Bible-thumper has so far remained largely untarnished in the gospel hall of fame, which has seen so many supposedly God-fearing idols fall from grace.
Smith) live the perfect suburban guppie dream until a twitchy, buttoned-up homophobe Bible-thumper (Chad Donella) moves in next door.
5) A sectarian book blurb touting the preachments of an evangelical Bible-thumper (Register-Guard, May 23).
BIBLE-THUMPER Gail Devers declared her fall from grace was God's will after her latest failure in the Olympic 100 metres hurdles.
He doesn't want to be taken as a nutty Bible-thumper.
YOU wouldn't have to be a bible-thumper to adore the Old Ebenezer Chapel at Sweets-house, near Lostwithiel.
Three young Bible-thumpers were all set to baptise and save me
As appropriate reflection for Holy Week, one wonders if our bible-thumpers in the Senate would disqualify Peter as a witness because he thrice lied knowing Christ.
Many liberal Jews, for their part, hold stereotypes of evangelicals as intolerant Bible-thumpers.
To the cynical reporter for GQ Magazine, he said: "We're Bible-thumpers who just happened to end up on television.
I wonder how these bible-thumpers view the lesbian policewoman murdered in Manchester with a colleague.
The outraged Bible-thumpers, the opportunistic theatre manager, the hapless mayor, the pretentious playwright, the smarmy critic, the "Actor with Genitals," and Marquand, "A Concerned Woman of Esteem"--any resemblance of Coble's over-the-top characters to actual persons, living or dead, is .
As for the movie itself - a rip-roaring thriller - don't you just love listening to the Bible-thumpers bumping their gums about the plot being riddled with "factual inaccuracies"?