[spir-i-choo-uh-liz-uh m] /ˈspɪr ɪ tʃu əˌlɪz əm/
the belief or doctrine that the spirits of the dead, surviving after the mortal life, can and do communicate with the living, especially through a person (a medium) particularly susceptible to their influence.
the practices or phenomena associated with this belief.
the belief that all reality is spiritual.
Metaphysics. any of various doctrines maintaining that the ultimate reality is spirit or mind.
spiritual quality or tendency.
insistence on the spiritual side of things, as in philosophy or religion.
the belief that the disembodied spirits of the dead, surviving in another world, can communicate with the living in this world, esp through mediums
the doctrines and practices associated with this belief
(philosophy) the belief that because reality is to some extent immaterial it is therefore spiritual
any doctrine (in philosophy, religion, etc) that prefers the spiritual to the material
the condition or quality of being spiritual
noun 1. Disparaging and Offensive. a woman still unmarried beyond the usual age of marrying. 2. Chiefly Law. a woman who has never married. 3. a woman whose occupation is spinning. noun 1. an unmarried woman regarded as being beyond the age of marriage 2. (law) (in legal documents) a woman who has never married […]
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noun 1. a technique by which a bullet, rocket, etc, is made to spin around its longitudinal axis to assist it in maintaining a steady flight path
[spir-i-choo-uh-lahyz] /ˈspɪr ɪ tʃu əˌlaɪz/ verb (used with object), spiritualized, spiritualizing. 1. to make spiritual. 2. to invest with a spiritual meaning. spiritualize /ˈspɪrɪtjʊəˌlaɪz/ verb 1. (transitive) to make spiritual or infuse with spiritual content
adjective 1. of, relating to, or consisting of spirit; incorporeal. 2. of or relating to the spirit or soul, as distinguished from the physical nature: a spiritual approach to life. 3. closely akin in interests, attitude, outlook, etc.: the professor’s spiritual heir in linguistics. 4. of or relating to spirits or to spiritualists; supernatural or […]