What does the word ritualism mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Ritualist.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Ritualistic.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Strenuous insistence up on ritual.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Ritualistically.

Usage examples for ritualism

  1. You know the conversation which reigns in thousands of middle- class families at this hour, about nunneries, teetotalism, the confessional, eternal punishment, ritualism, disestablishment. – Selections from the Prose Works of Matthew Arnold by Matthew Arnold
  2. Neither Ritualism nor Liberalism helps anything without the true Christian spirit. – The Agony of the Church (1917) by Nikolaj Velimirovic
  3. This is the use of all ceremony and ritualism in religion . – The Etiquette of To-day by Edith B. Ordway