God squad, the

God squad, the
`God ,squad, the noun INFORMAL
Christians, especially ones who often talk about their religious beliefs. This word is used especially by people who are not religious and dislike people talking about religion.

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • God squad — noun (informal) Any religious group, esp an evangelical Christian one, considered excessively zealous in moralizing and attempting to convert others • • • Main Entry: ↑god * * * n. informal used to refer to evangelical Christians, typically… …   Useful english dictionary

  • God Squad — may refer to:*God Squad (comics) an informal alliance of comic book characters * The God Squad a religious television program …   Wikipedia

  • God squad — n the God squad an insulting way of describing Christians who try to persuade other people to become Christians …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • (the) God squad — the God squad UK US noun informal Christians, especially ones who often talk about their religious beliefs This word is used especially by people who are not religious and dislike people talking about religion . Thesaurus: christian churches and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • God Squad (comics) — Infobox comics organization imagesize=250 name=God Squad caption=Cover art for Incredible Hercules #117. Art by John Romita, Jr. publisher=Marvel Comics debut= Incredible Hercules #117 (2008) creators=Greg Pak Fred Van Lente Rafa Sandoval… …   Wikipedia

  • god squad — /ˈgɒd skwɒd/ (say god skwod) noun Colloquial (humorous) a company of convinced Christians: he was a member of the god squad …  

  • god squad — np A fanatical religious group. Don t go inside; the god squadis there. 1980s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

  • the God squad — n British the forces of organized religion, espe cially in evangelical form. The phrase has been applied scornfully to the Sal vation Army, doorstep zealots and uni versity Christian Unions alike, from the late 1950s to the present …   Contemporary slang

  • the God squad — UK / US noun informal Christians, especially ones who often talk about their religious beliefs. This word is used especially by people who are not religious and dislike people talking about religion …   English dictionary

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