A member of the Unification Church.
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(informal) A member of the Unification Church; a follower of its founder Sun Myung Moon.
Origin of moonie
- After Sun Myung Moon
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Moon +"Ž -ie, after the church's founder, Sun Myung Moon.