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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Someone who believes in the ideas of a great teacher or leader, especially a religious one. Someone who believes and helps to spread the doctrine of another.

Usage examples (33)
  • A true disciple is one who does not only believe, but also preaches and acts out what he believes in.
  • To fulfill the meaning of the term disciple, then, spiritual seekers need realistic attitudes.
  • But thus our poor disciple is in the coils of the serpent.
  • It was so with him, and the disciple is not above his Lord. for more
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