[ek-yoo-muh-nis-i-tee, -me- or, esp. British, ee-kyoo-]


(in the Christian church) the state of being ecumenically united, especially in furthering the aims of the ecumenical movement.

Nearby words

  1. ecumenical movement,
  2. ecumenical patriarch,
  3. ecumenicalism,
  4. ecumenicism,
  5. ecumenicist,
  6. ecumenics,
  7. ecumenism,
  8. eczema,
  9. eczema herpeticum,
  10. eczema marginatum

Origin of ecumenicity

First recorded in 1830–40; ecumenic + -ity Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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