neoorthodox

adjective
neo·​or·​tho·​dox | \ ˌnē-ō-ˈȯr-thə-ˌdäks How to pronounce neoorthodox (audio) \

Definition of neoorthodox

: of or relating to a 20th century movement in Protestant theology characterized by a reaction against liberalism and emphasis on various scripturally based Reformation doctrines

Other Words from neoorthodox

neoorthodoxy \ ˌnē-​ō-​ˈȯr-​thə-​ˌdäk-​sē How to pronounce neoorthodox (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of neoorthodox

1913, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for neoorthodox

neo- + orthodox entry 1

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“Neoorthodox.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/neoorthodox. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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