[uh-kuhl-tiz-uh m] /əˈkʌl tɪz əm/
belief in the existence of secret, mysterious, or supernatural agencies.
the study or practice of arts.
belief in and the study and practice of magic, astrology, etc
1870, from occult + -ism. Related: Occultist.
[ok-yuh-puh n-see] /ˈɒk yə pən si/ noun, plural occupancies. 1. the act, state, or condition of being or becoming a tenant or of living in or taking up quarters or space in or on something: Continued occupancy of the office depends on a rent reduction. 2. the possession or tenancy of a property: You can […]
[ok-yuh-puh nt] /ˈɒk yə pənt/ noun 1. a person, family, group, or organization that lives in, occupies, or has quarters or space in or on something: the occupant of a taxicab; the occupants of the building. 2. a tenant of a house, estate, office, etc.; resident. 3. Law. /ˈɒkjʊpənt/ noun 1. a person, thing, etc, […]
[ok-yuh-pey-shuh n] /ˌɒk yəˈpeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. a person’s usual or principal work or business, especially as a means of earning a living; vocation: Her occupation was dentistry. 2. any activity in which a person is engaged. 3. possession, settlement, or use of land or property. 4. the act of , possessing, or settling. 5. […]
[ok-yuh-pey-shuh-nl] /ˌɒk yəˈpeɪ ʃə nl/ adjective 1. of or relating to an , trade, or calling: occupational guidance. 2. of or relating to : occupational troops. /ˌɒkjʊˈpeɪʃənəl/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or caused by an occupation: an occupational pension scheme, an occupational disease adj. 1850, from occupation + -al (1). Occupational therapy is attested […]