character or agency.
belief in the doctrine of or divine agency as manifested in the world, in human events, religious revelation, etc.
He started the Index, a journal of free religious inquiry and anti-supernaturalism, at Toledo, but since 1874 at Boston.
A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
Suppose we try it, amended to suit the “anti-supernaturalism” of the age.
Expositor’s Bible: The Gospel of Matthew John Monro Gibson
the quality or condition of being supernatural
a supernatural agency, the effects of which are felt to be apparent in this world
belief in supernatural forces or agencies as producing effects in this world
of, relating to, or consisting in ; not practical (distinguished from ). existing only in ; hypothetical. given to, forming, or dealing with ; speculative. adjective of or based on theory lacking practical application or actual existence; hypothetical using or dealing in theory; impractical adj. 1610s, from Late Latin theoreticus “of or pertaining to theory,” […]
of the nature of or involving . directly opposed or contrasted; opposite. adj. “containing an antithesis,” c.1600, from Greek antithetikos “setting in opposition,” from antithetos “placed in opposition,” from antithesis (see antithesis).
of or relating to a centralized government that does not tolerate parties of differing opinion and that exercises dictatorial control over many aspects of life. exercising control over the freedom, will, or thought of others; authoritarian; autocratic. an adherent of . Contemporary Examples He would later say that the war pitted the anti-totalitarian left against […]
the handing down of statements, beliefs, legends, customs, information, etc., from generation to generation, especially by word of mouth or by practice: a story that has come down to us by popular tradition. something that is handed down: the traditions of the Eskimos. a long-established or inherited way of thinking or acting: The rebellious students […]