a movement away from orthodox or fundamentalist theological thought, originating in the late 19th century and aimed at reconciling modern concepts and discoveries in science and philosophy with theology.
[thing] /θɪŋ/ noun 1. a material object without life or consciousness; an inanimate object. 2. some entity, object, or creature that is not or cannot be specifically designated or precisely described: The stick had a brass thing on it. 3. anything that is or may become an object of thought: things of the spirit. 4. […]
- New thinking
noun a new approach or reasoning; a new philosophy Word Origin somewhat based on the foreign policy of Mikhail Gorbachev called New Thinking, involving arms control and non-confrontational resolution
noun 1. a system of doctrine and practice originating in the 19th century and stressing the power of thought to control physical and mental events. noun 1. a movement interested in spiritual healing and the power of constructive thinking
[noot-n, nyoot-n] /ˈnut n, ˈnyut n/ noun, Physics. 1. the standard unit of force in the (SI), equal to the force that produces an acceleration of one meter per second per second on a mass of one kilogram. Abbreviation: N. [noot-n, nyoot-n] /ˈnut n, ˈnyut n/ noun 1. Sir Isaac, 1642–1727, English philosopher and mathematician: […]