Orthodoxy

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Orthodoxy->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ orthodoxy
orthodoxy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ strictness
strictness
soundness
religious truth
true faith
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ truth
truth
&c. 494
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ soundness of doctrine
soundness of doctrine
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ Christianity
Christianity
Christianism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ Catholicism
Catholicism
Catholicity
=>the faith once delivered to the saints
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ the faith once delivered to the saints
the faith once delivered to the saints
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ hyperorthodoxy
hyperorthodoxy
&c. 984
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ iconoclasm
iconoclasm
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ The Church
The Church
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ Catholic Church
Catholic Church
Universal Church
Apostolic Church
Established Church
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ temple of the Holy Ghost
temple of the Holy Ghost
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ Church of Christ
Church of Christ
body of Christ
members of Christ
disciples of Christ
followers of Christ
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ Christian
Christian
Christian community
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ true believer
true believer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ canonist
canonist
&c.(theologian) 983
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ Christendom
Christendom
collective body of Christians
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ canons
canons
&c.(belief) 484
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ thirty nine articles
thirty nine articles
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ Apostles' Creed
Apostles' Creed
Nicene Creed
Athanasian Creed
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ Church Catechism
Church Catechism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ textuary
textuary
PARAG:Orthodoxy->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ orthodox
orthodox
sound
strick
faithful
catholic
schismless
Christian
evangelical
scriptural
divine
monotheistic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ true
true
&c. 494

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • orthodoxy — index doctrine, dogma Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • orthodoxy — 1620s, from Gk. orthodoxia, from orthodoxos (see ORTHODOX (Cf. orthodox)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • orthodoxy — ► NOUN (pl. orthodoxies) 1) orthodox theory, doctrine, or practice. 2) the state of being orthodox. 3) the whole community of Orthodox Jews or Orthodox Christians …   English terms dictionary

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  • ORTHODOXY — The term Orthodoxy first appeared in respect to Judaism in 1795, and became widely used from the beginning of the 19th century in contradistinction to the reform movement in judaism . In later times other terms, such as Torah true, became popular …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Orthodoxy — For other uses, see Orthodoxy (disambiguation). The Theotokos of Vladimir icon (12th century) The word orthodox, from Greek orthos ( right , true , straight ) + doxa ( opinion or belief , related to dokein, to think ),[1 …   Wikipedia

  • orthodoxy — [[t]ɔ͟ː(r)θədɒksi[/t]] orthodoxies 1) N VAR An orthodoxy is an accepted view about something. These ideas rapidly became the new orthodoxy in linguistics... He broke from prevailing orthodoxies and asked the awkward questions... What was once a… …   English dictionary

  • orthodoxy — UK [ˈɔː(r)θəˌdɒksɪ] / US [ˈɔrθəˌdɑksɪ] noun Word forms orthodoxy : singular orthodoxy plural orthodoxies 1) [countable/uncountable] an idea or practice that is accepted by most people as being correct or usual The current orthodoxy is child… …   English dictionary

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