demonolatry

[ dee-muh-nol-uh-tree ]
/ ˌdi məˈnɒl ə tri /
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noun

the worship of demons.

Nearby words

  1. demonism,
  2. demonize,
  3. demono-,
  4. demonography,
  5. demonolater,
  6. demonology,
  7. demonstrable,
  8. demonstrant,
  9. demonstrate,
  10. demonstration

Origin of demonolatry

First recorded in 1660–70; demono- + -latry

Related formsde·mon·ol·a·trous, adjectivede·mon·ol·a·trous·ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for demonolatry

demonolatry

/ (ˌdiːməˈnɒlətrɪ) /

noun

the worship of demons

Word Origin for demonolatry

C17: see demon, -latry

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