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Related / Similar Words: rite

 

Definition:
  • stereotyped behavior;
  • any customary observance or practice;
  • the prescribed procedure for conducting religious ceremonies;
  • of or relating to or employed in social rites or rituals; "a ritual dance of Haiti"; "sedate little colonial tribe with its ritual tea parties"- Nadine Gordimer;
  • of or relating to or characteristic of religious rituals; "ritual killing";

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    Hyponyms: betrothal, espousal, marriage, wedding, marriage ceremony, rite of passage, ablution, celebration, solemnization, solemnisation, Communion, Holy Communion, sacramental manduction, manduction

     

    Pertainyms: rite, religious rite

     

    Derivational Morphology: ritualize, ritualise

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 儀式   Dutch: ritueel  
    French: rituel   German: Ritual  
    Greek: τελετουργικό   Italian: rituale  
    Japanese: 儀式   Korean: 의례  
    Portuguese: ritual   Russian: ритуал  
    Spanish: ritual  
     
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