HyperDic: mysticism

English > 2 senses of the word mysticism:
NOUNcognitionmysticism, religious mysticisma religion based on mystical communion with an ultimate reality
cognitionmysticismobscure or irrational thought
mysticism > pronunciation
Soundsmih'stihsih.zahm
Rhymesabolitionism ... zirconium: 557 rhymes with ahm...
English > mysticism: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningA religion based on mystical communion with an ultimate reality.
Synonymreligious mysticism
NarrowerSufismIslamic mysticism
quietismA form of religious mysticism requiring withdrawal from all human effort and passive contemplation of God
Broaderreligion, faith, religious beliefA strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny
Spanishmística, misticismo
Catalanmística, misticisme
Adjectivesmystic, mysticalrelating to or characteristic of mysticism
mysticalrelating to or resembling mysticism
English > mysticism: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
Meaningobscure or irrational thought.
Broaderthinking, thought, thought process, cerebration, intellection, mentationThe process of using your mind to consider something carefully
Adjectivesmystic, mysticalrelating to or resembling mysticism
mysticalrelating to or characteristic of mysticism

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