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- a of or relating to or characteristic of Calvinism or its adherents
- David Hockney in Telegraph.co.uk
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...
- Seth Mnookin in Wall Street Journal
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."