calvinistic calvinistic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of Calvinism or its adherents

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  1. "Gordon Brown is a prig," wrote Hockney, "a PRIG, a dreary, atheistic Calvinistic prig, who I'm sure will never be elected in England. He goes along with a 'health lobby' whose view of life itself I detest. I have utter contempt for it. I...
    on Oct 14, 2006 By: David Hockney Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  2. "The fact that the Sox of old had taken their fans for granted had almost been part of the identity of the team," Mr. Mnookin writes, "and it seemed to add to the Calvinistic faith required to be a true believer."
    on Jul 7, 2006 By: Seth Mnookin Source: Wall Street Journal

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