ritualism

noun rit·u·al·ism \ ˈri-chə-wə-ˌli-zəm , -chə-ˌli- ; ˈrich-wə- \

Definition of ritualism

1 :the use of ritual
2 :excessive devotion to ritual

ritualist

play \-list\ noun

ritualistic

play \ˌri-chə-wə-ˈlis-tik, -chə-ˈlis-; ˌrich-wə-\ adjective

ritualistically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

First Known Use of ritualism

1843


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