Mormon vs Plyg - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between mormon and plyg
is that mormon
is mormon while plyg
is (slang|offensive) a fundamentalist mormon.
(en proper noun
The ancient American prophet of Mormon theology who compiled the Book of Mormon.
(originally, derogatory) A person who views as a prophet, and considers the Book of Mormon and the Pearl of Great Price to be holy.
- That year, 1871, had marked a change which had been gradually coming in the lives of the peace-loving Mormons of the border.
* Latter-day Saint, LDS
* Jack Mormon
* Molly Mormon ((Molly Mormon))
Of, or pertaining to, the faith established by Joseph Smith, Jr.
* Mormon cricket
(slang, offensive) A fundamentalist Mormon.
- ''Members of the fundamentalist plyg movement are "Mormon" but are not LDS.
- ''The schoolgirl drew stares from outsiders because of her long pastel dress and upswept hairdo, and her brother once got into a fistfight with a group of Gentile and LDS boys who had been taunting him and his sister, calling them "plygs ".