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revealed religions

revealed religions is a plural form of revealed religion

revealed religion

Definition:

a religion founded primarily on the revelations of God to humankind

Class:

cognition noun (cognitive processes and contents)

Plural:

revealed religions

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Definition references  (+images)

Wikipedia:

Revelation

the revealing or disclosing of some form of truth or knowledge through communication with a deity or other supernatural entity or entities. Some religions have religious texts which they view as divinely or supernaturally revealed or inspired. For ... (38 of 5572 words, 4 images)

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Collins Dictionary:

revealed religion

religion based on the revelation by God to man of ideas that he would not have arrived at by his natural reason alone | religion in which the ... (27 of 278 words, 2 definitions, 3 usage examples)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/revealed-religion

Oxford Dictionary:

revealed religion

religion based on divine revelation rather than reason (8 of 30 words)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/revealed-religion

New World Dictionary:

revealed religion

religion in general, or a specific religion, viewed as founded, made known, and developed by divine intervention and communication (19 of 21 words)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/revealed-religion

Random House Dictionary:

revealed religion

religion based chiefly on the revelations of God to humans, especially as described in Scripture. (15 of 20 words)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/revealed-religion

American Heritage Dictionary:

revealed religion

A religion founded primarily on the revelations of God to humankind. (11 of 15 words, pronunciation)

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Britannica Encyclopedia:

religion

human beings' relation to that which they regard as holy, sacred, absolute, spiritual, divine, or worthy of especial reverence. It's also commonly ... (22 of 401 words, 6 images)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/497082​/religion

Wiktionary:

religion | religions [plural] | faith [synonym, sense-specific] | mythology [synonym, sense-specific] | belief system [types, sense-specific] | conscientiousness [synonym, sense-specific]

The belief in and worship of a supernatural controlling power, especially a personal god or gods. | A particular system of faith and worship. | The way of life committed to by monks and nuns. | Any practice that someone or some group is seriously... (42 of 128 words, 5 definitions, 6 usage examples, pronunciation, 1 image)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/religion

Merriam-Webster:

religion | conscientiousness [synonym, sense-specific] | credo [synonym, sense-specific] | creed [synonym, sense-specific] | cult [synonym, sense-specific] | faith [synonym, sense-specific] | persuasion [synonym, sense-specific] | atheism [antonym, sense-specific] | godlessness [antonym, sense-specific] | ...

the state of a religious ; the service and worship of God or the supernatural ; commitment or devotion to religious faith or observance | a personal ... (26 of 219 words, 4 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/religion

Columbia Encyclopedia:

religion

a system of thought, feeling, and action that is shared by a group and that gives the members an object of devotion; a code of behavior by which ... (28 of 114 words)

www​.infoplease​.com​/ce​6​/society​/A​0841495​.html

Macmillan British Dictionary:

religion | religions [plural] | get religion

[uncountable] the belief in the existence of a god or gods ; ... | [singular, informal] an activity or aim that is extremely important to you | "get ... (26 of 103 words, 3 definitions, 4 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/religion

Cambridge Dictionary:

religion

the belief in and worship of a god or gods, or any such system of belief and worship | [informal] an activity which someone is extremely enthusiastic ... (26 of 47 words, 2 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/religion

Encarta Dictionary:

revealed religion | revealed religions [plural]

a religion based on what its adherents believe to be the word of a supreme deity (16 of 30 words)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861701805​/definition​.html  [offline]

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revealed religion

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