methodism

noun

meth·​od·​ism ˈme-thə-ˌdi-zəm How to pronounce methodism (audio)
1
capitalized
a
: the doctrines and practice of Methodists
b
: the Methodist churches
2
: methodical procedure

Word History

First Known Use

1739, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

Time Traveler
The first known use of methodism was in 1739

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“Methodism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/methodism. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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