Definition of neo-Pentecostalism in English:

neo-Pentecostalism

noun

  • The growth (from the late 1950s and early 1960s) of pentecostal phenomena and practices (especially spontaneous worship and ‘speaking in tongues’) in certain established Christian denominations; charismatic renewal.

Origin

1960s. From neo- + Pentecostalism. Compare neo-Pentecostal.

Pronunciation

neo-Pentecostalism

/ˌniːəʊˌpɛntɪˈkɒstlɪz(ə)m/