Salvation Army

noun

Definition of Salvation Army

: an international religious and charitable group organized on military lines and founded in 1865 by William Booth for evangelizing and social betterment (as of the poor)

First Known Use of Salvation Army

1878, in the meaning defined above

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“Salvation Army.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Salvation%20Army. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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