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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An explanation or critical interpretation (especially of the Bible).

Usage examples (32)
  • A truly Biblical theology begins with exegesis of the relevant passages of Scripture.
  • His exegesis is not based on disregard for tradition, let alone ignorance of it.
  • All this proceeds upon an exegesis, which is, I believe, demonstrably erroneous.
  • The highlight was his "exegesis" of book 10, chapter 32 of Augustine's for more
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