Meaning of ensoul in English:


Pronunciation /ɪnˈsəʊl/ /ɛnˈsəʊl/


[with object]
  • Endow with a soul.

    as adjective ‘an ensouled fetus’
    • ‘We are ensouled bodies or, if you prefer, embodied souls, with an embodied difference that becomes ‘one flesh’ in marriage.’
    • ‘Demons are defined by their lack of soul so if we fill up that space with love we effectively ensoul them.’
    • ‘Rather, in one important sense, human bodies become human bodies by being ensouled.’
    • ‘By all accounts the ancients experienced themselves as living within an ensouled world - one thoroughly drenched in perceptions of goodness and value.’
    • ‘On the transformational model of salvation as strengthening, we gain the beauty and wisdom of God, a power that truly heals ensouled bodies.’