Seventh-day Adventist

noun a member of a strict Protestant sect which preaches the imminent return of Christ to Earth and observes Saturday as the sabbath.

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  • Seventh Day Adventist — UK [ˌsev(ə)nθ deɪ ˈædvəntɪst] US noun [countable] [singular Seventh Day Adventist plural Seventh Day Adventists] a member of a Christian religious group whose members believe that Jesus Christ will come into the world again soon… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Seventh-Day Adventist — ► NOUN ▪ a member of a strict Protestant sect which preaches the imminent return of Christ to Earth and observes Saturday as the sabbath …   English terms dictionary

  • Seventh Day Adventist — [[t]se̱v(ə)nθ deɪ ædve̱ntɪst[/t]] Seventh Day Adventists 1) ADJ: ADJ n Seventh Day Adventist churches are churches that believe that Jesus Christ will return very soon, and that have Saturday as their holy day. 2) N COUNT A Seventh Day Adventist… …   English dictionary

  • seventh-day adventist — noun Usage: usually capitalized S&A & often capitalized D : adventist * * * Seventh Day Adventist 7 [Seventh Day Adventist Seventh Day Adventists] [ˌsevnθ deɪ ˈædvəntɪst] [ˌsevnθ deɪ ˈædvəntɪst] noun a member of a Chr …   Useful english dictionary

  • Seventh Day Adventist — UK [ˌsev(ə)nθ deɪ ˈædvəntɪst] / US noun [countable] Word forms Seventh Day Adventist : singular Seventh Day Adventist plural Seventh Day Adventists a member of a Christian religious group whose members believe that Jesus Christ will come into the …   English dictionary

  • Seventh-Day Adventist — Seventh Day Ad|vent|ist n a member of a Christian religious group that believes that Christ will return to Earth in the near future. Unlike most Christian groups, Seventh Day Adventists have a religious day of rest on Saturday instead of Sunday …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Seventh-Day Adventist — n a member of a Christian religious group that was established in 1860. They have their sabbath (= the day of the week when they rest and worship God) on Saturday instead of Sunday, and they believe that Christ will soon return to earth. They are …   Universalium

  • Seventh Day Adventist — Sev|enth Day Ad|vent|ist [ ,sevnθ deı ædvəntıst ] noun count a member of a Christian religious group whose members believe that Jesus Christ will come into the world again soon …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Seventh-day Adventist — /ˌsɛvənθ deɪ ədˈvɛntəst/ (say .sevuhnth day uhd ventuhst) noun a member or adherent of a Christian group who believe that the Second Coming of Christ is imminent and who observe Saturday instead of Sunday as the Sabbath …   Australian English dictionary

  • Seventh-day Adventist —   Ho omana Pō aono …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

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