grammatolatry


grammatolatry
worship of letters and words

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • grammatolatry — gram·ma·tol·a·try …   English syllables

  • grammatolatry —   n. worship of words or letters, or the letter.    ♦ grammatolator, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • grammatolatry — noun the worship of words • Syn: ↑verbolatry, ↑word worship • Hypernyms: ↑idolatry, ↑devotion, ↑veneration, ↑cultism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Forms of Worship — This list of 60 words refers to forms of worship not specific religions or belief systems, but rather terms that denote a specific object of worship, be it saints, snakes or whatever. Related word lists you might want to check out are those for… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • cultism — noun 1. devotion to the doctrine or a cult or to the practices of a cult • Derivationally related forms: ↑cultist • Hypernyms: ↑devotion 2. religious zeal; the willingness to serve God • Syn: ↑idolatry, ↑devotion, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • veneration — noun 1. a feeling of profound respect for someone or something the fear of God the Chinese reverence for the dead the French treat food with gentle reverence his respect for the law bordered on veneration • Syn: ↑fear, ↑reverence, ↑awe …   Useful english dictionary

  • verbolatry — noun the worship of words • Syn: ↑grammatolatry, ↑word worship • Hypernyms: ↑idolatry, ↑devotion, ↑veneration, ↑cultism …   Useful english dictionary

  • word-worship — noun the worship of words • Syn: ↑verbolatry, ↑grammatolatry • Hypernyms: ↑idolatry, ↑devotion, ↑veneration, ↑cultism …   Useful english dictionary


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