Dictionary.com

theocentric

[ thee-uh-sen-trik ]
/ ˌθi əˈsɛn trɪk /
Save This Word!

adjective
having God as the focal point of thoughts, interests, and feelings: theocentric philosophy.
QUIZ
QUIZ YOURSELF ON "IS" VS. "ARE"
"Is" it time for a new quiz? "Are" you ready? Then prove your excellent skills on using "is" vs. "are."
Question 1 of 7
IS and ARE are both forms of which verb?

Origin of theocentric

First recorded in 1885–90; theo- + -centric

OTHER WORDS FROM theocentric

the·o·cen·tric·i·ty [thee-oh-sen-tris-i-tee], /ˌθi oʊ sɛnˈtrɪs ɪ ti/, nounthe·o·cen·trism, the·o·cen·tri·cism [thee-uh-sen-truh-siz-uhm], /ˌθi əˈsɛn trəˌsɪz əm/, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

British Dictionary definitions for theocentric

theocentric
/ (ˌθɪəˈsɛntrɪk) /

adjective
theol having God as the focal point of attention

Derived forms of theocentric

theocentricity, nountheocentrism or theocentricism (ˌθiːəʊˈsɛntrɪˌsɪzəm), noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK