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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. -In accordance with the Bible; Written or relating to writing.

Usage examples (28)
  • It is indicated in the scriptural reading.
  • President Lord was well known as the scriptural defender of the institution of slavery.
  • Of this it would be hard to find a better working model than what may be called scriptural English.
  • Even as a heretical product of the Jesuits, I recall the scriptural caution to "Judge not, lest ye be judged." for more
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