His bid quickly floundered; memorable only for his promise to try to evangelize Chuck Schumer if elected to the Senate.
Bush will come on TV to talk about anything—even inane stuff like Cinco de Mayo parades—in order to evangelize for the GOP.
Our new converts in the plains of Shantung try to evangelize their stalwart neighbours.
To attempt to evangelize them was to fly in the face of Providence.
They have an equal right to make the same thorough and searching investigation of the proposition to evangelize the world.
There is no way to lift Europe so fast as to evangelize her sons who come to us.
This morning, Brother Spyke was ready to do battle with the whole heathen world, to drag it up into light, to evangelize it.
I would go forth, methought, at once, and evangelize the whole of Flatland.
Is this a hopeful work, this effort to evangelize the foreigners?
And this is the mode of colonizationists to evangelize Africa!
late 14c., from Old French evangeliser "to spread or preach the Gospel," and directly from Medieval Latin or Late Latin evangelizare, from Greek euangelizesthai (see evangelist). Related: Evangelized; evangelizing; evangelization.