Religious and Spiritual

Religious

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Religious adjective – Of, relating to, or used in the practice or worship services of a religion.
Usage example: Johann Sebastian Bach wrote some of the most beautiful religious music in the world

Spiritual is a synonym for religious in religion topic. In some cases you can use "Spiritual" instead the word "Religious" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like ethereal, concerning belief in divinity. popular alternative
Nearby Words: religiously, religion, religiousness, religiosity, religionism
Synonyms for Religious

Spiritual

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Spiritual adjective – Of, relating to, or used in the practice or worship services of a religion.
Usage example: spiritual songs that have been sung by generations of worshippers

Religious is a synonym for spiritual in religion topic. You can use "Religious" instead the word "Spiritual" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as ethereal, devout, sacred. popular alternative
Nearby Words: spirit, spirited, spiritualistic, spirituality, spirituous
Synonyms for Spiritual

Things that words describes

person religious person spiritual person
experience religious experience spiritual experience
life religious life spiritual life
man religious man spiritual man
Other nouns: people, significance, characters, leader, beliefs, leaders, themes.

Both words in one sentence

  • Religious/spiritual abuse (the use of a religious or spiritual context to perpetuate control and abuse of victims by religious leader(s))
  • She dismisses it immediately because of her religious/spiritual/moral beliefs or upbringing, or because she distrusts the procedure (especially if it would involve a Back-Alley Doctor).
  • Series / Houdini & Doyle Interestingly, this is how the actual Scully and Mulder worked too: when it came to religious or spiritual mysteries, their roles were reversed, with Scully the believer and Mulder the skeptic.
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