Bible-thumper

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Bible-thumper

n
slang an enthusiastic or aggressive exponent of the Bible. Also called: Bible-basher, Bible-pounder or Bible-puncher
ˈBible-ˌthumping n, adj
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Wynne also bookmarks the main action with vignettes from history on the same site, from 1699 on (including a farmer, Bible-basher and Michelle Butterly's sing-along Music Hall act).
Meanwhile, Bible-basher Ashley is cross when his abuse of Sandy becomes common knowledge, courtesy of Rachel - the girl with the big heart and bigger gob.
Well, there is one less Bible-basher in Northern Ireland politics now after Mrs Robinson was exposed as the thundering hypocrite that she is.
As the deadly mist rolls in, illustrator David (Thomas Jane) and his eight-year-old son Billy (Nathan Gamble) are trapped in a supermarket with the usual suspects - David's disgruntled neighbour Brent (Andre Braugher), deranged Bible-basher Mrs Carmody (Marcia Gay Harden), and Ollie (Toby Jones), a mild mannered store manager who's luckily a crack shot.
Both men have had putting problems but now seem back at their peak and although this is the Iowan's first visit to Vegas, this Bible-basher certainly won't be spending it at the MGM Grand.
We also drove across the island to Nicosia to visit the old city and its museum, full of archaeological gems, plus the city's tiny cathedral, with rich Byzantine paintings inside to take your breath away, and the neighbouring art gallery with enough religious icons to satisfy the most fervent Bible-basher.
Well, as this born-again buffoon is a dedicated bible-basher, let him dip into the Good Book, Matthew 7:3; 'And why beholdest thou the mote that is in thy brother's eye, but considerest not the beam that is thine own eye.
I'm not a Christian, or rather I am but I'm not a Bible-basher, but there's a certain joy that just comes from a group of people singing together,' says Ronald.
In fairness, the gurning old Bible-basher was not the first politician to lie through his broken teeth and to feather his own nest.