[ truh-dish-uh-nl-iz-uh m ]
/ trəˈdɪʃ ə nlˌɪz əm /
adherence to tradition as authority, especially in matters of religion.
a system of philosophy according to which all knowledge of religious truth is derived from divine revelation and received by traditional instruction.
Words nearby traditionalism
OTHER WORDS FROM traditionalism
tra·di·tion·al·ist, noun, adjectivetra·di·tion·al·is·tic, adjectivean·ti·tra·di·tion·al·ist, noun, adjectivenon·tra·di·tion·al·ist, noun, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for traditionalistic
/ (trəˈdɪʃənəˌlɪzəm) /
the doctrine that all knowledge originates in divine revelation and is perpetuated by tradition
adherence to tradition, esp in religion
Derived forms of traditionalismtraditionalist, noun, adjectivetraditionalistic, adjective
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