Evangelize - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈvændʒəlaɪz|  American pronunciation of the word evangelize
Brit.  |ɪˈvan(d)ʒ(ə)lʌɪz|  British pronunciation of the word evangelize

verb

- preach the gospel (to) (syn: evangelise)
- convert to Christianity(syn: evangelise)

The missionaries evangelized the Pacific Islanders

Examples

an attempt to evangelize the whole nation

The missionaries set out to evangelize the world.

They were evangelizing about the importance of saving energy.

The missionaries evangelized the Pacific Islanders

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: evangelize
he/she/it: evangelizes
present participle: evangelizing
past tense: evangelized
past participle: evangelized
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