Learner's definition of GOSPEL
orGospel : the teachings of the Christian religion — usually used with the
2 Gospel [count] : any one of the first four books of the Christian Bible that tell of the life of Jesus Christ 3 [singular] : an idea or set of ideas that someone believes and often tries to make other people believe 4 [noncount] : something that is believed to be definitely true
These myths are accepted/taken as gospel [=believed to be true] by many teenagers.
I didn't do it, and that's the gospel truth. [=the absolute truth; a completely true statement]
5 [noncount] : a type of Christian music that was created by African-Americans in the southern U.S.
She sings gospel.
a gospel choir
— called also gospel music