litholatry /-olˈə-tri/ noun
(Gr latreiā worship) stone-worship
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Main Entry:lith-

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  • Litholatry — Li*thol a*try, n. [Litho + Gr. ? worship.] The worship of a stone or stones. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • litholatry — stone worship Forms of Worship Stones and Rocks …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • idolatry — Synonyms and related words: Amor, Christian love, Eros, Platonic love, accolade, admiration, adoration, adulation, affection, agape, allotheism, animatism, animism, anthropolatry, apotheosis, appreciation, approbation, approval, arborolatry,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • idolization — Synonyms and related words: Amor, Christian love, Eros, Platonic love, admiration, adoration, affection, agape, anthropolatry, apotheosis, appreciation, approbation, approval, arborolatry, ardency, ardor, attachment, awe, bibliolatry, bodily love …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Forms of Worship — This list of 60 words refers to forms of worship not specific religions or belief systems, but rather terms that denote a specific object of worship, be it saints, snakes or whatever. Related word lists you might want to check out are those for… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • Stones and Rocks — All the words in this list incorporate the element lith , from the Greek lithos stone . Unfortunately, if you ve come looking for a list of different types of stone (a list that would easily run into the thousands) you should really consult a… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • lithoid(al) —   a. stone like.    ♦ litholatry, n. worship of stones.    ♦ lithology, n. study of rocks or calculi.    ♦ lithontriptic n. & a. (substance) dissolving stones in bladder.    ♦ lithophagous, a. swallowing or burrowing in, stone    ♦ lithophilous,… …   Dictionary of difficult words

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