Definition of 'scripture'
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There were a dozen witnesses prepared to swear that McGuire had remained until the small hours, drinking coffee and quoting scripture. DEATH OF AN UNKNOWN MAN (2002)
The scripture verse about faith the size of a mustard seed leaped into her mind. ANGELS EVERYWHERE (2002)
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Translations for 'scripture'
British English: scripture NOUN
Scripture or the scriptures refers to writings that are regarded as holy in a particular religion.
...a quote from scripture.
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