glossolalia glossolalia

Definition(s):

  • (n) repetitive nonmeaningful speech (especially that associated with a trance state or religious fervor)

Usage(s):

  1. The weird sounds of glossolalia, a primitive kind of communication, either spoken or sung and without any apparent meaning, disturb Christians outside the movement.
  2. From this followed such gifts as glossolalia, faith healing and prophecy.

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Quotes

  • "All your high technology and rationalizing glossolalia will not resurrect those who are dead," Santiago said, addressing billboard steel frame owners and advertisers.
    on Oct 2, 2006 By: Miriam Defensor-Santiago Source: ABS CBN News

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