Uphill Writing: Word of the Day  

Eisegesis, N., [ahy-si-jee-sis]

Definition:  An interpretation, especially of Scripture, that expresses the interpreter’s own ideas, bias, or the like, rather than the meaning of the text.

Example:  It was his way or the highway, every statement was an eisegesis.

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