Bible-banger

noun
Bi·ble-bang·er
variants: or less commonly bible-banger
plural Bible-bangers also bible-bangers

Definition of Bible-banger 

US, informal

: bible-thumper With such freedoms, temptation is ever present, as the Bible-bangers on Sunday television testify. —Peter Ustinov, Saturday Review, 13 Dec. 1975 Theologically, upon his death he would shoot straight to heaven, but I, a Protestant Bible-banger, would need to earn my way over and over again. —Susan Campbell, Hartford Courant, 18 Dec. 2001

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Other words from Bible-banger

Bible-banging or less commonly bible-banging adjective
… a prairie preacher of Wesleyan Methodism, a Bible-banging fundamentalist … —Robert S. Anson, Harper's, November 1972 As Carrie's Bible-banging mother, Betty Buckley … must play a scene in which she curses and slaps her poor daughter around … —Jack Kroll, Newsweek, 23 May 1988

First Known Use of Bible-banger

1904, in the meaning defined above

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