legalist definition

  • noun:
    • One who adheres to legalism.
    • a person who practices or supporters strict conformity to legislation; in theology, a person who keeps to your legislation of works. See appropriate, 2 (a).
    • one that practises or inculcates strict adherence to law; particularly, in theology, one that regards conformity towards the legislation given that floor of salvation, or who is thorough in exacting obedience towards the page of the legislation.

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