gospel

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) IPA: /ˈgɒsp(ə)l/
  • (US) IPA: /ˈgäspəl/
  • Hyphenation: gos‧pel

Noun[change]

Singular
gospel

Plural
gospels

A part of the text of John's gospel.
  1. (countable) A gospel is a part or text of the New Testament.
    Today's topic in the church was John's gospel.
  2. (countable) A gospel is a message which will probably have a positive effect.
  3. (uncountable) Gospel is a kind of music.
    In church, the choir sang a gospel.
    Maria is the best gospel singer in our choir.