Associations to the word «Theology»

Wiktionary

THEOLOGY, noun. (uncountable) The study of God, or a god, or gods, and the truthfulness of religion in general.
THEOLOGY, noun. (countable) An organized method of interpreting spiritual works and beliefs into practical form.
THEOLOGY, noun. (uncountable) (computing) (slang) Subjective marginal details.

Dictionary definition

THEOLOGY, noun. The rational and systematic study of religion and its influences and of the nature of religious truth.
THEOLOGY, noun. A particular system or school of religious beliefs and teachings; "Jewish theology"; "Roman Catholic theology".
THEOLOGY, noun. The learned profession acquired by specialized courses in religion (usually taught at a college or seminary); "he studied theology at Oxford".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats