accept/take as gospel

Definition of accept/take as gospel

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

Word by Word Definitions

accept play
  1. : to receive (something offered) willingly

  2. : to be able or designed to take or hold (something applied or added)

  3. : to give admittance or approval to

take play
  1. : to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as

  2. : to seize or capture physically

  3. : to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing

  1. : a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment

  2. : an act or the action of taking: such as

  3. : the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene

gospel play
  1. : the message concerning Christ, the kingdom of God, and salvation

  2. : one of the first four New Testament books telling of the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ

  3. : an interpretation of the Christian message

  1. : having a basis in or being in accordance with the gospel (see 1gospel 1) : evangelical

  2. : marked by special or fervid emphasis on the gospel

  3. : of, relating to, or being religious songs of American origin associated with evangelism and popular devotion and marked by simple melody and harmony and elements of folk songs and blues


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