OTHER WORDS FROM TaoismTaoist, noun, adjectiveTao·is·tic, adjective
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How to use Taoism in a sentence
Taoism was the idealism of the south, Confucianism the practice of the north.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind|Herbert George Wells
Taoism, Confucianism, and even Buddhism have been said to lack the elements essential to a real religion.The Shinto Cult|Milton Spenser Terry
In later times Taoism degenerated into mere magic, and was largely concerned with the search for the elixir of life.The Problem of China|Bertrand Russell
Taoism increased as a power in the religion of China, especially after the fall of its feudal system.
It is the ethics of Confucius transfused with the mystical elements of Taoism and the speculations of Buddhism.
British Dictionary definitions for Taoism
Derived forms of TaoismTaoist, noun, adjectiveTaoistic, adjective
Cultural definitions for Taoism
A religion native to China. Its adherents attempt to live according to the Tao — the “Way,” which they believe governs the universe.