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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A system of belief based on mystical insight into the nature of God and the soul.

Usage examples (30)
  • Much is said nowadays about theosophy, which is really but another name for mysticism.
  • America, but the so-called "theosophy" is not Buddhism.
  • To this 'theosophy' Julius adds a few comments, evidently of later origin, which show that he has now become aware of its intellectual inadequacy.
  • Baader's philosophy is thus essentially a theosophy. for more
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