Definitions of spiritual

  1. Spiritually.
  2. like or being a phantom; " a ghostly face at the window"; " a phantasmal presence in the room"; " spectral emanations"; " spiritual tappings at a seance"
  3. concerned with sacred matters or religion or the church; " religious texts"; " monks of a religious order"; " lords temporal and spiritual"; " spiritual leaders"; " spiritual songs"
  4. lacking material body or form or substance; " spiritual beings"; " the vital transcendental soul belonging to the spiritual realm"- Lewis Mumford
  5. concerned with or affecting the spirit or soul; " a spiritual approach to life"; " spiritual fulfillment"; " spiritual values"; " unearthly love"
  6. concerned with sacred matters or religion or the church; " religious texts"; " a nenber if a religious order"; " lords temporal and spiritual"; " spiritual leaders"; " spiritual songs"
  7. Consisting of spirit; not material; incorporeal; as, a spiritual substance or being.
  8. Of or pertaining to the moral feelings or states of the soul, as distinguished from the external actions; reaching and affecting the spirits.
  9. Of or pertaining to the soul or its affections as influenced by the Spirit; controlled and inspired by the divine Spirit; proceeding from the Holy Spirit; pure; holy; divine; heavenly- minded; -- opposed to carnal.
  10. Not lay or temporal; relating to sacred things; ecclesiastical; as, the spiritual functions of the clergy; lords spiritual and temporal; a spiritual corporation.
  11. A spiritual function, office, or affair. See Spirituality, 2.
  12. Not material; of or pertaining to the mind or soul, as distinguished from matter; opposite to physical; pure; holy; pertaining to sacred things.
  13. Consisting of spirit: having the nature of a spirit: immaterial: relating to the mind: intellectual: pertaining to the soul: holy: divine: relating to sacred things: not lay or temporal.
  14. Consisting of, or pertaining to, spirit; immaterial; intellectual; holy; not temporal.
  15. Pertaining to spirit.
  16. Affecting the soul.
  17. Coming from the Divine spirit; holy; pure; sacred; religious.
  18. Consisting of or of the nature of spirit; not material; intellectual; mental; relative to mind only; not sensual; in reference to the spirit; affecting the moral life; determinative of the moral life; not lay or temporal; ecclesiastical. Spiritual- court, an ecclesiastical court.
  19. Not material; not gross; possessing the nature or qualities of a spiritual being; not lay or temporal; pert. to sacred things; pure; holy.
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