- (figuratively) A devout and zealous Christian, especially one who proselytizes.
1878, Charles Walford, The Christian soldier's manual of prayer, page 8:
- The Christian Soldier should never fail to read his Bible;
- A person or group of people that believe in the use of force with arms to do God's work.
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