What does the word scripture mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • The Bible.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Scriptural.

  • Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: noun

  • Sacred writings; specifically, the Bible; often in the plural.

Usage examples for scripture

  1. He began to read again: " There is a clergyman who comes once a week to give us a scripture lesson. – Lalage's Lovers 1911 by George A. Birmingham
  2. To which I answered, But the Gipsies have Scripture stories different from those of the Gorgios, and different ideas about religion. – The English Gipsies and Their Language by Charles G. Leland