What does proselytise mean?

Definitions for proselytise
pros·e·ly·tise

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word proselytise.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. proselytize, proselytiseverb

    convert to another faith or religion

Wikipedia

  1. proselytise

    Proselytism () is the policy of attempting to convert people's religious or political beliefs. Carrying out attempts to instil beliefs can be called proselytization.Sally Sledge discusses religious proselytization as the marketing of religious messages. Proselytism is illegal in some countries. Some draw distinctions between evangelism (or da‘wah in Islamic terminology) and proselytism, regarding proselytism as involuntary or coerced; the two terms can also be understood to merely be synonyms.

ChatGPT

  1. proselytise

    Proselytise is the act of attempting to convert people to another opinion, religion, or belief system. It involves making a concerted effort to persuade or induce someone to change their views, typically through preaching or promoting doctrines, teachings or principles.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce proselytise?

How to say proselytise in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of proselytise in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of proselytise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Translation

Find a translation for the proselytise definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"proselytise." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 23 Jun 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/proselytise>.

Discuss these proselytise definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good definition for proselytise? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Image or illustration of

    proselytise

    Credit »

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    occurring from time to time
    A occasional
    B abrupt
    C nasty
    D disjointed

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for proselytise: