idolatry idolatry  /aɪ ˈdɑ lə tri/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) religious zeal; the willingness to serve God
  2. (n) the worship of idols; the worship of images that are not God

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It was idolatry on a national scal e.
  2. Being a recent convert to Catholicism, I had yet to accept the Catholic doctrines concerning Mary and considered any form of Marian devotion to be idolatry.
  3. For fans, the story of her by-the-bootstraps climb to pop royalty makes her even more worthy of idolatry.

News

  • Keidel: Tim Tebow Is Gone — And It’s Time To Get A Grip

    The Tim Tebow saga has become so distorted that the contrasting commentary runs like watercolors all over his face. Tebow has somehow become the dual emblem of sports and idolatry, the good and the bad.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CBS New York

Wiki Images for idolatry

definition of idolatry
meaning of idolatry
Word of the Day
anachronistic anachronistic
/ə ˌnæ krə ˈnɪ stɪk /