Associations to the word «Doctrinal»


DOCTRINAL, adjective. Of, relating to, involving, belonging to or concerning a doctrine.
DOCTRINAL, adjective. (obsolete) Didactic.
DOCTRINAL, noun. A matter of doctrine, or system of doctrines.

Dictionary definition

DOCTRINAL, adjective. Relating to or involving or preoccupied with doctrine; "quibbling over doctrinal minutiae".

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.