Definition of spiritualism
spiritualistplay \ˈspir-i-chə-wə-list, -i-chə-list, -ich-wə-list\ noun, often capitalized
spiritualisticplay \ˌspir-i-chə-wə-ˈli-stik, -i-chə-ˈli-, -ich-wə-ˈli-\ adjective
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Odd superstitions arise along with strange rituals of grieving - just as spiritualism flourished around the agony of the Civil War.
Odd superstitions arise along with strange rituals of grieving – just as spiritualism flourished around the agony of the Civil War.
Art by and about black Brazilians, as well as indigenous Brazilians, sat at the center of last year’s Bienal de São Paulo, whose optimistic, at times naïve spiritualism was meant as a rebuke to Western rationality.
The high-tech children of postindustrial Japan were fascinated by Aum's dramatic claims to supernatural power, its warnings of an apocalyptic future, its esoteric spiritualism.
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SPIRITUALISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of spiritualism for English Language Learners
: a belief that the spirits of dead people can communicate with living people
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