faith healer

noun see faith healing

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Faith Healer — is a play by Brian Friel about the life of faith healer Francis Hardy as monologued through the shifting memories of Hardy, his wife, Grace, and stage manager, Teddy.ynopsisThe play consists of four parts, with a monologue making up each part.… …   Wikipedia

  • faith healer — Also faith healer, attested by 1874 …   Etymology dictionary

  • faith healer — faith ,healer noun count someone who uses prayer to make sick people well ╾ faith ,healing noun uncount …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • faith healer — faith healers N COUNT A faith healer is someone who believes they can treat and heal sick people using prayer or supernatural powers …   English dictionary

  • faith healer — noun : one that practices faith healing * * * faith healer noun • • • Main Entry: ↑faith * * * faith healer UK US noun [countable] [singular faith healer …   Useful english dictionary

  • faith healer — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms faith healer : singular faith healer plural faith healers someone who uses prayer to make ill people well Derived word: faith healing noun uncountable …   English dictionary

  • faith healer — person who heals the sick through prayer and faith …   English contemporary dictionary

  • faith-healer — /ˈfeɪθ hilə/ (say fayth heeluh) noun someone who claims to effect healing by religious faith …   Australian English dictionary

  • faith healer — noun One who heals via spiritual means …   Wiktionary

  • The Faith healer —    William Vaughn Moody s last play, a three act drama produced by Henry Miller, who also acted in it, had a tryout in St. Louis on 15 March 1909. Miller was certain the play would fail in New York, but Moody was dying and Miller brought it to… …   The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater

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