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theism

noun the·ism \ˈthē-ˌi-zəm\

: the belief that God exists or that many gods exist

Full Definition of THEISM

:  belief in the existence of a god or gods; specifically :  belief in the existence of one God viewed as the creative source of the human race and the world who transcends yet is immanent in the world
the·ist \-ist\ noun or adjective
the·is·tic \thē-ˈis-tik\ also the·is·ti·cal \-ti-kəl\ adjective
the·is·ti·cal·ly \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

First Known Use of THEISM

1678

Other Philosophy Terms

dialectic, dualism, epistemology, existentialism, metaphysics, ontology, sequitur, solipsism, transcendentalism

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