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Used to refer to evangelical Christians, typically suggesting intrusive moralizing and proselytizing.
- ‘He was into some heavy-duty stuff before he got so turned-on to being a part of the God squad.’
- ‘Despite the God squad's predictable squawks and squeals, it was clear from the beginning that the Wednesday back page was a hit with regular folk, and not only because of the witty captions.’
- ‘According to the God squad, we are ‘a society overwhelmed by sin’ - and judging by our growing appetite for confession, they could be right.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.