accept/take as gospel


: to believe (something) to be true
These myths are accepted/taken as gospel by many teenagers.

Examples of accept/take as gospel in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Cobel is cultishly devoted to the teachings of Lumon’s mysterious founder, Kier Eagan—a kind of nineteenth-century L. Ron Hubbard—whose koans the employees are trained to accept as gospel. The New Yorker, 18 Apr. 2022

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