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ABLUTION

 Dictionary entry overview: What does ablution mean? 

ABLUTION (noun)
  The noun ABLUTION has 1 sense:

1. the ritual washing of a priest's hands or of sacred vessels

  Familiarity information: ABLUTION used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ABLUTION (noun)


Sense 1ablution [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The ritual washing of a priest's hands or of sacred vessels

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Hypernyms ("ablution" is a kind of...):

lavation; wash; washing (the work of cleansing (usually with soap and water))

ritual (the prescribed procedure for conducting religious ceremonies)


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