Gadarene

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adjective Gad·a·rene \ˈga-də-ˌrēn\

Definition of Gadarene

  1. :  headlong, precipitate <a Gadarene rush to the cities>

Origin and Etymology of gadarene

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


First Known Use: 1917


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