Associations to the word «Mysticism»

Wiktionary

MYSTICISM, noun. The beliefs, ideas, or thoughts of mystics.
MYSTICISM, noun. A doctrine of direct communication or spiritual intuition of divine truth.
MYSTICISM, noun. A transcendental union of soul or mind with the divine reality or divinity.
MYSTICISM, noun. Obscure thoughts and speculations.

Dictionary definition

MYSTICISM, noun. A religion based on mystical communion with an ultimate reality.
MYSTICISM, noun. Obscure or irrational thought.

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne