Adventist[ad′vən tist, ad vent′ist]
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a member of a Christian sect based on Adventism
of Adventism or Adventists
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A member of any of several Christian denominations that believe Jesus's Second Coming and the end of the world are near.
- Adˈventˌism noun