Definitions for Methodistˈmɛθ ə dɪst
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a follower of Wesleyanism as practiced by the Methodist Church
of or pertaining to or characteristic of the branch of Protestantism adhering to the views of Wesley
A member of the Methodist Church; A Wesleyan
Of or pertaining to the branch of Christianity that adheres to the views of Wesley (1703-1791)
one who observes method
one of an ancient school of physicians who rejected observation and founded their practice on reasoning and theory
one of a sect of Christians, the outgrowth of a small association called the "Holy Club," formed at Oxford University, A.D. 1729, of which the most conspicuous members were John Wesley and his brother Charles; -- originally so called from the methodical strictness of members of the club in all religious duties
a person of strict piety; one who lives in the exact observance of religious duties; -- sometimes so called in contempt or ridicule
of or pertaining to the sect of Methodists; as, Methodist hymns; a Methodist elder
Origin: [Cf. F. mthodiste. See Method.]
A member or group of a form of Christian religion.
She attended the local Methodist church which was a Christian religious building.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It is very important to me. I am a person of faith. I am Christian. I am a Methodist.
I imagine United Methodist will fall to( other members of) the family to take care of the items.
He will remain at the Houston Methodist Hospital tonight pending final approval from his doctors to return home.
President Bush remains in high spirits and continues to make progress, but he will remain at the Houston Methodist Hospital this evening.
She's helped a lot of young people and no one even knows about it, she always has been very enthusiastic about the education of young people, particularly at Methodist colleges.
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