Definition of spiritualization in English:


(British spiritualisation)

Pronunciation /spɪrɪtjʊəlʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n//spɪrɪtʃʊəlʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/


  • See spiritualize

    • ‘A further spiritualization is necessary, for it also must be assumed by Wilkinson that, in praying this prayer, Jabez is motivated primarily by a desire to make a greater impact for God.’
    • ‘Such a spiritualization, however, is not known to the Bible.’
    • ‘How weary I am of all this spiritualization of vicious bloodshed!’
    • ‘Moreover, it resists the spiritualization of God's dealings with Israel that Soulen and others have attributed to the traditional Christian reading of Israel's story.’
    • ‘Thus one focuses on spiritualization of the self, the family, and consequently the whole society by imbibing higher values in one's character.’