1trademarka US Christian organization started in 1979 by the Rev. Jerry Falwell. The group's aim is to help politicians who support itsright wing ideas on subjects such asabortion and the rights ofhomosexuals, and to actively oppose politicians who disagree with these ideas.
2a general name, especially in the US, for Christians who have strongly traditional ideas about sexual behaviour, the family etc, and who also tend to have right wing political ideas
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.
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