Synonyms for spiritual

Synonyms for (noun) spiritual

Synonyms: Negro spiritual, spiritual

Definition: a kind of religious song originated by Blacks in the southern United States

Similar words: religious song

Definition: religious music for singing

Synonyms for (adj) spiritual

Synonyms: spiritual

Definition: lacking material body or form or substance

Usage: spiritual beings; the vital transcendental soul belonging to the spiritual realm-Lewis Mumford

Similar words: immaterial, incorporeal

Definition: without material form or substance

Usage: an incorporeal spirit

Synonyms: phantasmal, apparitional, ghostlike, ghostly, spiritual, spectral

Definition: resembling or characteristic of a phantom

Usage: a ghostly face at the window; a phantasmal presence in the room; spectral emanations; spiritual tappings at a seance

Similar words: supernatural

Definition: not existing in nature or subject to explanation according to natural laws; not physical or material

Usage: supernatural forces and occurrences and beings

Synonyms: religious, spiritual

Definition: concerned with sacred matters or religion or the church

Usage: religious texts; a member of a religious order; lords temporal and spiritual; spiritual leaders; spiritual songs

Similar words: sacred

Definition: concerned with religion or religious purposes

Usage: sacred texts; sacred rites; sacred music

Synonyms: unearthly, spiritual

Definition: concerned with or affecting the spirit or soul

Usage: a spiritual approach to life; spiritual fulfillment; spiritual values; unearthly love

Similar words: unworldly

Definition: not concerned with the temporal world or swayed by mundane considerations

Usage: was unworldly and did not greatly miss worldly rewards- Sheldon Cheney

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