Synonyms for theology

Synonyms for (noun) theology

Synonyms: theology

Definition: the learned profession acquired by specialized courses in religion (usually taught at a college or seminary)

Usage: he studied theology at Oxford

Similar words: learned profession

Definition: one of the three professions traditionally believed to require advanced learning and high principles

Synonyms: divinity, theology

Definition: the rational and systematic study of religion and its influences and of the nature of religious truth

Similar words: field, field of study, study, subject, subject area, subject field, bailiwick, discipline

Definition: a branch of knowledge

Usage: in what discipline is his doctorate?; teachers should be well trained in their subject; anthropology is the study of human beings

Synonyms: theological system, theology

Definition: a particular system or school of religious beliefs and teachings

Usage: Jewish theology; Roman Catholic theology

Similar words: system, system of rules

Definition: a complex of methods or rules governing behavior

Usage: they have to operate under a system they oppose; that language has a complex system for indicating gender

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