Meaning of secularization in English:


Pronunciation /sɛkjʊlərʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/


(also British secularisation)
mass noun
  • 1The action or process of converting something from religious to secular possession or use.

    • ‘after the secularization of the monastery the choir stalls were sold’
    1. 1.1Disassociation or separation from religious or spiritual concerns.
      • ‘there has been a growing debate over whether the secularization of society will lead to a decrease in charitable giving’