Satanism

Satanism

[seyt-n-iz-uhm]
noun
1.
the worship of Satan or the powers of evil.
2.
a travesty of Christian rites in which Satan is worshiped.
3.
diabolical or satanic disposition, behavior, or activity.

Origin:
1555–65; Satan + -ism

Satanist, noun
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Satanism (ˈseɪtəˌnɪzəm)
 
n
1.  the worship of Satan
2.  a form of such worship which includes blasphemous or obscene parodies of Christian prayers, etc
3.  a satanic disposition or satanic practices
 
'Satanist
 
n, —adj

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