proselytes 1 of 2

plural of proselyte
as in recruits
a person who has recently been persuaded to join a religious sect an adult proselyte who had only recently been baptized

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2 of 2


present tense third-person singular of proselyte
as in converts
to persuade to change to one's religious faith she's been trying to proselyte everyone in the office ever since she joined that church

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“Proselytes.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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