God botherer

Noun. A fanatical preacher of religion, an evangelist. Also Godbotherer.

English slang and colloquialisms. 2014.

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  • god-botherer — godˈ botherer noun (derog inf) 1. A clergyman 2. An excessively pious person • • • Main Entry: ↑god …   Useful english dictionary

  • God\ Botherer — An excessively religious person. That Michael s a right God botherer …   Dictionary of american slang

  • God-botherer — /ˈgɒd bɒðərə/ (say god bodhuhruh) noun Colloquial (derogatory) a religious person, especially one who pesters other people about religion …   Australian English dictionary

  • God botherer — noun a) A military chaplain b) An excessively pious person Syn: sky pilot …   Wiktionary

  • God botherer — religious fanatic (of the door to door variety) …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • god botherer — Australian Slang religious fanatic (of the door to door variety) …   English dialects glossary

  • God-botherer — n British an excessively pious person or a clergy man. A mainly middle class expression applied particularly to institutional holy men such as prison and army chaplains, or to members of evangelical move ments. The phrase has inspired the more… …   Contemporary slang

  • dog-botherer — n British a humorous and meaningless term of abuse, inspired by God botherer, but without the connotations of religious zeal, bestiality or indeed specific wrongdoing …   Contemporary slang

  • Ivan Jelical — is a fictional Christian Fundamentalist who appears in the cult comic, Viz . As his name punningly suggests, he is an evangelical Christian who is committed to spreading the Gospel. Unfortunately for him, his pleas fall on deaf ears. People… …   Wikipedia

  • Bible basher — noun a) A fundamentalist Christian preacher, who is seen to take every opportunity to talk about Christianity and convert those around them, especially against the other peoples wills. I dont ever go to my local church any more, its become filled …   Wiktionary

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