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noun gospel pronunciation in American English /ˈɡɑsp(ə)l/
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    gospel

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    Gospel

    [countable] one of the four books in the Bible that tell about the life of Jesus
    1. a.

      the gospel

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      the Gospel

      the things that Jesus said and taught, according to the Bible
      Jesus told his disciples to go and preach the gospel.
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    [singular] ideas that someone wants other people to accept
    He has spent his life preaching the gospel of good design.

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