Holy Writ

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From Middle English Holi Writ, hali writ, from Old English hāliġ ġewrit (scripture, literally holy writing), equivalent to holy +‎ writ (scripture, writing).

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Holy Writ (usually uncountable, plural Holy Writs)

  1. The Bible.
  2. The sacred writings of the Christian religion.
  3. The sacred writings of any religion.
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    Synonym: gospel truth
    to accept something as Holy Writ, to take something as Holy Writ

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