Meaning of cultish in English:


Pronunciation /ˈkʌltɪʃ/


  • 1Relating to or characteristic of a small group of people having religious beliefs regarded by others as strange or as imposing excessive control over members.

    • ‘weird cultish beliefs’
    1. 1.1Characterized by a misplaced or excessive admiration for a particular thing.
      ‘the cultish adoration of certain traditional writers’
      • ‘the crowd's cultish worship seemed out of sync with the performance’
  • 2Relating to a person or thing that is popular or fashionable among a particular group or section of society.

    • ‘a popular band with a cultish following’