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  1. e·van·ge·list
    IPA[əˈvanjələst]
  2. noun

    • 1. a person who seeks to convert others to the Christian faith, especially by public preaching:

      an American television evangelist
    • 2. a layperson engaged in Christian missionary work:

      a local evangelist working with a youth mission
    • 3. a zealous advocate of something:

      he is an evangelist of junk bonds
    • 4. the writer of one of the four Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, or John):

      St. John the Evangelist
  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: evangelist, plural noun: evangelists

    • noun

      a person who seeks to convert others to the Christian faith, especially by public preaching:

      a layperson engaged in Christian missionary work:

    • noun

      variant of televangelist
    • see John, St.
    • see John, St
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