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spirituality

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noun spir·i·tu·al·i·ty \ˌspir-i-chə-ˈwa-lə-tē\

Simple Definition of spirituality

  • : the quality or state of being concerned with religion or religious matters : the quality or state of being spiritual

Full Definition of spirituality

plural spir·i·tu·al·i·ties

  1. 1 :  something that in ecclesiastical law belongs to the church or to a cleric as such

  2. 2 :  clergy

  3. 3 :  sensitivity or attachment to religious values

  4. 4 :  the quality or state of being spiritual

Examples of spirituality

  1. We studied Eastern traditions of spirituality.

  2. <the archbishop was opposed to the marriage, and the king needed the support of the spirituality if his rule was to be considered legitimate>



15th Century

First Known Use of spirituality

15th century

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