What does the word proselytism mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • The making of converts.

Usage examples for proselytism

  1. Islam came by conquest, trade, and proselytism. – The Negro by W.E.B. Du Bois
  2. It is quite clear that the school- managers must be cautioned against allowing their schools to be made places of proselytism: but when this is done, the case is simple enough. – Critiques and Addresses by Thomas Henry Huxley