Gadarene

adjective Gad·a·rene \ ˈga-də-ˌrēn \

Definition of Gadarene

:headlong, precipitate
  • a Gadarene rush to the cities

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Origin and Etymology of gadarene

from the demon-possessed Gadarene swine in Matthew 8:28 that rushed into the sea


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to praise usually to excess

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