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cult

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1 a group of people showing intense devotion to a cause, person, or work (as a film)
  • long after it had gone off the air, the TV series continued to have a huge cult

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2 a body of beliefs and practices regarding the supernatural and the worship of one or more deities
  • an ancient cult that centered on the worship of the earth as the source of all life

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“Cult.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cult. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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