Definition of spiritualization in English:



(also British spiritualisation)

See spiritualize

‘Thus one focuses on spiritualization of the self, the family, and consequently the whole society by imbibing higher values in one's character.’
  • ‘How weary I am of all this spiritualization of vicious bloodshed!’
  • ‘A further spiritualization is necessary, for it also must be assumed by Wilkinson that, in praying this prayer, Jabez is motivated primarily by a desire to make a greater impact for God.’
  • ‘Moreover, it resists the spiritualization of God's dealings with Israel that Soulen and others have attributed to the traditional Christian reading of Israel's story.’
  • ‘Such a spiritualization, however, is not known to the Bible.’



/ˌspiriCH(o͞o)ələˈzāSH(ə)n/ /ˌspɪrɪtʃ(u)ələˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/ /ˌspiriCH(o͞o)əˌlīˈzāSH(ə)n/ /ˌspɪrɪtʃ(u)əˌlaɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/