Rite

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Rite->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ rite
rite
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ ceremony
ceremony
ceremonial
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ ordinance
ordinance
observance
function
duty
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ form
form
formulary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ solemnity
solemnity
sacrament
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ incantation
incantation
&c.(spell) 993
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ service
service
psalmody
&c.(worship) 990
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ ministration
ministration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ preaching
preaching
preachment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ predication
predication
sermon
homily
lecture
discourse
pastoral
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ baptism
baptism
christening
chrism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ circumcision
circumcision
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ baptismal regeneration
baptismal regeneration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ font
font
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ confirmation
confirmation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ imposition of hands
imposition of hands
laying on of hands
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ ordination
ordination
&c.(churchdom) 995
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ excommunication
excommunication
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ Eucharist
Eucharist
Lord's supper
communion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ the sacrament
the sacrament
the holy sacrament
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ celebration
celebration
high celebration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ missa cantata
missa cantata
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ asperges
asperges
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ offertory
offertory
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ introit
introit
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ consecration
consecration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ consubstantiation
consubstantiation
transubstantiation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ real presence
real presence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ elements
elements
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ mass
mass
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ high mass
high mass
low mass
dry mass
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ matrimony
matrimony
&c. 903
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ burial
burial
&c. 363
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ visitation of the sick
visitation of the sick
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ seven sacraments
seven sacraments
impanation
subpanation
extreme unction
viaticum
invocation of saints
canonization
transfiguration
auricular confession
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ maceration
maceration
flagellation
sackcloth and ashes
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ penance
penance
&c.(atonement) 952
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ telling of beads
telling of beads
processional
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ thurification
thurification
incense
holy water
aspersion
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ relics
relics
rosary
beads
reliquary
host
cross
rood
crucifix
pax
pyx
agnus Dei
censer
thurible
patera
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ eileton
eileton
Holy Grail
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ prayer machine
prayer machine
prayer wheel
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ Sangraal
Sangraal
urceus
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ ritualism
ritualism
ceremonialism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ sabbatism
sabbatism
sabbatarianism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ ritualist
ritualist
sabbatarian
GRP: \\ N \\ 10
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ holyday
holyday
feast
fast
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ Sabbath
Sabbath
Pentecost
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ Advent
Advent
Christmas
Epiphany
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ Lent
Lent
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ Passion week
Passion week
Holy week
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ Easter
Easter
Whitsuntide
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ agape
agape
Ascension Day
Candlemas
Good Friday
Holy Thursday
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ Lammas
Lammas
Martinmas
Michaelmas
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ Ramadan
Ramadan
Ramazan
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ Bairam
Bairam
&c.???&c.
PARAG:Rite->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ perform service
perform service
do duty
minister
officiate
baptize
dip
sprinkle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ confirm
confirm
lay hands on
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ give the sacrament
give the sacrament
administer the sacrament
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ administer extreme unction
administer extreme unction
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ excommunicate
excommunicate
ban with bell book and candle
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ take the sacrament
take the sacrament
receive the sacrament
attend the sacrament
partake of the sacrament
partake of communion
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ communicate
communicate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ receive extreme unction
receive extreme unction
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ anele
anele
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ preach
preach
sermonize
predicate
lecture
PARAG:Rite->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ritual
ritual
ritualistic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ceremonial
ceremonial
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ baptismal
baptismal
eucharistical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ paschal
paschal

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  • rite — [ rit ] n. m. • 1535; rit « usage, coutume » v. 1395; lat. ritus REM. La graphie rit est encore utilisée en liturgie. 1 ♦ Ensemble des cérémonies du culte en usage dans une communauté religieuse; organisation traditionnelle de ces cérémonies. ⇒… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Rite — Rite, n. [L. ritus; cf. Skr. r[=i]ti a stream, a running, way, manner, ri to flow: cf. F. rit, rite. CF. {Rivulet}.] The act of performing divine or solemn service, as established by law, precept, or custom; a formal act of religion or other… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rite — early 14c., from L. ritus religious observance or ceremony, custom, usage, perhaps from PIE root *re(i) to count, number (Cf. Gk. arithmos number, O.E. rim number; see READ (Cf. read)). Rite of passage (1909) is translated from Fr. rite de… …   Etymology dictionary

  • rite — ► NOUN 1) a religious or other solemn ceremony or act. 2) a body of customary observances characteristic of a Church or a part of it. ● rite of passage Cf. ↑rite of passage ORIGIN Latin ritus (religious) usage …   English terms dictionary

  • rite — [rīt] n. [ME < L ritus < IE * rēi , var. of base * ar , to join, fit > ART1, READ1, RATE1, ARITHMETIC] 1. a ceremonial or formal, solemn act, observance, or procedure in accordance with prescribed rule or custom, as in religious use …   English World dictionary

  • rite — [raıt] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: ritus] 1.) a ceremony that is always performed in the same way, usually for religious purposes →↑ritual ▪ funeral rites ▪ ancient fertility rites ▪ These traditional rites are performed only by the… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • rite — [ raıt ] noun count a traditional ceremony, especially a religious one: funeral rites perform a rite: The traditional rites of homage to the emperor were performed. => LAST RITES …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • rite — rȉte ž mn [i]i[/i] zb. <N rȉta rij.> DEFINICIJA loša ili vrlo trošna odjeća [nositi/obući rite]; dronjci, otrčine, štrace …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Rite — (lat.), 1) nach feierlichem Religionsgebrauch; 2) förmlich, gehörig, gebührend; 3) der angenommenen Ordnung zu Folge, in herkömmlicher Weise …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Rite — (lat.), in gebührender, förmlicher Weise …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Rite — (lat.), förmlich, in herkömmlicher Weise …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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