[khah-sid, hah-; Ashkenazic Hebrew khaw-sid; Sephardic Hebrew khah-seed]
noun, plural Chasidim [khah-sid-im, hah-; Ashkenazic Hebrew khaw-see-dim; Sephardic Hebrew khah-see-deem] . Judaism.
Also, Chassid.

Chasidic [khah-sid-ik, hah-] , adjective
Chasidism, noun Unabridged
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a member of a Jewish sect that observes a form of strict Orthodox Judaism [syn: Hasid

a sect of Orthodox Jews that arose out of a pietistic movement originating in eastern Europe in the second half of the 18th century; a sect that follows the Mosaic law strictly [syn: Hasidim
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Example sentences for Chasidim
Chasidim have extended this to a daily practice preceding morning prayers.
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