Taoist

noun
an adherent of any branch of Taoism
Syn: ↑Tao
Derivationally related forms: ↑Taoism
Hypernyms: ↑disciple, ↑adherent
Member Holonyms: ↑Taoism
adjective
1. of or relating to the popular Chinese religious system based on the teachings of Lao-tzu but including a pantheon of gods along with divination and magic
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Taoist temples

Pertains to noun: ↑Taoism
2. of or relating to the philosophical system developed by Lao-tzu and Chuang-tzu advocating a simple honest life
Pertains to noun: ↑Taoism

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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