Epistle - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈpɪsl|  American pronunciation of the word epistle
Brit.  |ɪˈpɪs(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word epistle

noun

- a specially long, formal letter
- a book of the New Testament written in the form of a letter from an Apostle

Examples

St. Paul's Epistle to the Romans.

He penned lengthy epistles to her.

Word forms

noun
singular: epistle
plural: epistles
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