Being and Essence


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Being noun – The state or fact of existing.
Essence is a synonym for being in soul topic. In some cases you can use "Essence" instead a noun "Being", when it comes to topics like spirit, surface, essential nature. popular alternative
Synonyms for Being


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Essence noun – The quality or qualities that make a thing what it is.
Usage example: the belief that power ultimately rests with the people is the very essence of democracy

Being is a synonym for essence in heart topic. You can use "Being" instead a noun "Essence", if it concerns topics such as spirit, surface, fundamental nature. popular alternative
Nearby Words: essential, essentially, essentiality
Synonyms for Essence

How words are described

human human being human essence
pure pure being pure essence
original original being original essence
true true being true essence
Other adjectives: divine, real, spiritual, supernatural, unique, highest, higher, magical, demonic.
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