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numinousness

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Synonyms and Antonyms of numinousness

  1. the quality or state of being impossible to know, understand, or explain the undeniable numinousness of so many of the articles of faith embraced by that sect Synonyms of numinousness impenetrability, inscrutableness, mysteriousness, inscrutability, obscurity, uncanninessWords Related to numinousness deepness, profundity; darkness, murkiness, obscurity, shadowiness, vagueness; ambiguity, equivocality, equivocalness; incomprehensibility, unintelligibility, unintelligibleness; inexplicability, inexplicableness; unanswerability; unknowability; abstruseness, abstrusity, esotericism, hermetism, reconditenessNear Antonyms of numinousness intelligibility, understandability; clarity, obviousness, plainness, self-evidence, straightforwardness, transparency


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