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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One that attempts to induce someone to convert to one's own religious faith; One that attempts to induce someone to join one's own political party or to espouse one's doctrine.

Usage examples (31)
  • Since when is NOT being a born-again proselytizer a "minority belief"?
  • I am neither prude nor proselytizer -- ask my friends.
  • The critic became a prophet, the teacher a proselytizer.
  • Like most Videssians, Rhavas was a proselytizer at heart. for more
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