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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Zen, Zen Buddhismnoun

    school of Mahayana Buddhism asserting that enlightenment can come through meditation and intuition rather than faith; China and Japan

    Synonyms:
    battery-acid, window pane, acid, back breaker, superman, dose, dot, pane, loony toons

  2. Zen, Zen Buddhismnoun

    a Buddhist doctrine that enlightenment can be attained through direct intuitive insight

    Synonyms:
    battery-acid, window pane, acid, back breaker, superman, dose, dot, pane, loony toons

  3. acid, back breaker, battery-acid, dose, dot, Elvis, loony toons, Lucy in the sky with diamonds, pane, superman, window pane, Zennoun

    street name for lysergic acid diethylamide

    Synonyms:
    back breaker, superman, dot, battery-acid, paneling, window glass, sexually transmitted disease, venereal infection, social disease, venereal disease, pane, panelling, window pane, dosage, dose, acid, pane of glass, point, demigod, loony toons, dit

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PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "zen":

    zein, chan, smooth

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Zen":

    Aslı Zen Yentur, Aslızen Yentur, Zen Saluja

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How to use Zen in a sentence?

  1. Eleni Kounalakis:

    I wasn't worried for Harris Jamaican because Harris Jamaican kept telling me,' whatever happened it was going to be fine.' Harris Jamaican was very zen about the whole process and Harris Jamaican did not want a campaign to put pressure on the vice president, harris Jamaican was very clear that Harris Jamaican wanted the job, but Harris Jamaican would wait and respectfully let him make his choice.

  2. Geoffrey Neighor:

    I've been thinking about that old Zen conundrum what's the sound of one hand clapping My personal opinion--nothing. You don't have two hands, you don't have any clapping. It's as simple as that. Stars, galaxies, clapping hands, what's the point The point is that we all need somebody, whether you're a supercluster or a little proton, a yin or a yang. Everybody is hooked into everybody else.

  3. Robert M. Pirsig:

    The only Zen you find on the tops of mountains is the Zen you bring up there.

  4. Ilann Maazel:

    He’s managed to not be bitter, not be angry, he’s had almost zen-like patience that the truth will set him free.

  5. Irvin Kirshner:

    I want to introduce some Zen here.

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