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spiritual

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of spiritual

  1. 1 not composed of matter <a staunch skeptic and realist, he scoffs at the very notion of ghosts and other spiritual entities> Synonyms bodiless, ethereal, formless, incorporeal, insubstantial, nonmaterial, nonphysical, immaterial, unbodied, unsubstantialRelated Words metaphysical, psychic (also psychical), supernatural; impalpable, insensible, intangible, invisible; airy, diaphanous, gaseous, gossamery, tenuous, thin, vaporous, wispishNear Antonyms animal, carnal, fleshly; detectable, discernible (also discernable), noticeable, observable, palpable, sensible, tangible, visible; bulky, heavy, massive, solidAntonyms bodily, corporeal, material, physical, substantial

  2. 2 of, relating to, or used in the practice or worship services of a religion <spiritual songs that have been sung by generations of worshippers> Synonyms devotional, sacred, religiousRelated Words blessed (also blest), consecrated, hallowed, holy, sacrosanct, sanctified; solemn; liturgical, ritual, sacramental; semireligious, semisacredNear Antonyms earthly, mundane, terrene, terrestrial, worldlyAntonyms nonreligious, profane, secular




spiritual

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of spiritual

  1. a religious song <sang a spiritual at the funeral> Synonyms anthem, canticle, carol, chorale, psalm, hymnRelated Words dirge, lament, requiem, threnody; Gloria Patri, hallelujah, paean; mass, oratorio; processional, recessional





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