Words containing lism

Meaning of Ritualism

Ritualism means: A system founded upon a ritual or prescribed form of religious worship; adherence to, or observance of, a ritual.

Meaning of Ritualism

Ritualism means: Specifically :(a) The principles and practices of those in the Church of England, who in the development of the Oxford movement, so-called, have insisted upon a return to the use in church services of the symbolic ornaments (altar cloths, encharistic vestments, candles, etc.) that were sanctioned in the second year of Edward VI., and never, as they maintain, forbidden by competennt authority, although generally disused. Schaff-Herzog Encyc. (b) Also, the principles and practices of those in the Protestant Episcopal Church who sympathize with this party in the Church of England.

Meaning of Royalism

Royalism means: the principles or conduct of royalists.

Meaning of Ruralism

Ruralism means: The quality or state of being rural; ruralness.

Meaning of Ruralism

Ruralism means: A rural idiom or expression.

Meaning of Sacerdotalism

Sacerdotalism means: The system, style, spirit, or character, of a priesthood, or sacerdotal order; devotion to the interests of the sacerdotal order.

Meaning of Sacramentalism

Sacramentalism means: The doctrine and use of sacraments; attachment of excessive importance to sacraments.

Meaning of Sciolism

Sciolism means: The knowledge of a sciolist; superficial knowledge.

Meaning of Scoundrelism

Scoundrelism means: The practices or conduct of a scoundrel; baseness; rascality.

Meaning of Scripturalism

Scripturalism means: The quality or state of being scriptural; literal adherence to the Scriptures.

Meaning of Zoccolo

Zoccolo means: Same as Socle.

Meaning of Zocco

Zocco means: Alt. of Zoccolo

Meaning of Zocle

Zocle means: Same as Socle.

Meaning of Zobo

Zobo means: A kind of domestic cattle reared in Asia for its flesh and milk. It is supposed to be a hybrid between the zebu and the yak.

Meaning of Zoanthus

Zoanthus means: A genus of Actinaria, including numerous species, found mostly in tropical seas. The zooids or polyps resemble small, elongated actinias united together at their bases by fleshy stolons, and thus forming extensive groups. The tentacles are small and bright colored.

Meaning of Zoanthropy

Zoanthropy means: A kind of monomania in which the patient believes himself transformed into one of the lower animals.

Meaning of Zoanthoid

Zoanthoid means: Of or pertaining to the Zoanthacea.

Meaning of Zoanthodeme

Zoanthodeme means: The zooids of a compound anthozoan, collectively.

Meaning of Zoantharian

Zoantharian means: One of the Anthozoa.

Meaning of Zoantharian

Zoantharian means: Of or pertaining to the Zoantharia.

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