holy writ

noun, often capitalized H&W

Definition of holy writ

  1. 1 :  bible 1

  2. 2 :  a writing or utterance having unquestionable authority its financial precepts were not necessarily Holy Writ — Herbert Stein

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of holy writ

before 12th century

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